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    • ISBN:9780340675205
    • Publication date:04 Jun 1998

No Place of Angels

By Meg Hutchinson

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A captivating saga from 'Birmingham's Catherine Cookson'.

A captivating saga for fans of Josephine Cox and Catherine Cookson.

Carys Beddows cannot understand why her mother hates her so much. Certainly jealousy plays a part: Maria believes that young Ryder Tempal would be hers with her pretty daughter out of the way and throws Carys out to fend for herself.

Good fortune leads the girl to Ridge House, and a position as housemaid. The mistress there takes a shine to the gentle girl with the tragic past, and recognises her talent for drawing when she sees Carys's sketches of a young man on the heath. This young man is Reuben Fereday, and he is destined to meet Carys again.

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Meg Hutchinson lived for sixty years in Wednesbury, where her parents and grandparents spent all their lives. Her passion for storytelling reaped dividends, with her novels regularly appearing in bestseller lists. She was the undisputed queen of the clogs and shawls saga. Passionate about history, her meticulous research provided an authentic context to the action-packed narratives set in the Black Country. She died in February 2010.

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  • ISBN: 9781848949003
  • Publication date: 04 Jun 1998
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A dramatic saga of injustice and struggle against adversity in the best tradition of Catherine Cookson. — South Wales Argus
A super tale that lingers long in the memory. — Bolton Evening News

Praise for ALL IS NOT ENOUGH:

'Plenty of intrigue to keep you engrossed.'

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Meg Hutchinson weaves a tale of heartbreak, jealousy and good winning over evil. — Nuneaton Evening Telegraph

Praise for THE DEVERELL WOMAN:

'Hutchinson knows how to spin a good yarn. One for those cold nights curled up in front of the fire.'

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