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The Haldanes

The Haldanes

A compelling, beautifully-observed story of growing up, of anguish and
friendship, true and false, set in London, Scotland and the Peak
District. The Haldanes were her mother’s family. Not that Pauline had much to do
with them after her mother Barbara deserted her husband and child. But
the Haldanes had money, and money is power. So when, soon after the end
of the First World War, her father goes broke, they are prepared to help
– but at a price. Set in London, Scotland and the Peak District, The
Haldanes is a compelling, beautifully-observed story of growing up, of
anguish and friendship, true and false, during the Twenties when all the
old values and rules are under attack. ‘She writes in bright colours
with bold, confident strokes’ Glasgow Herald
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Genre: Fiction & Related Items / Romance / Historical Romance

On Sale: 16th August 2012

Price: £5.49

ISBN-13: 9781444744934

Reviews

Jessica Stirling's high reputation is well deserved.
<i>Manchester Evening News</i>
She writes in bright colours with bold, confident strokes.
<i>Glasgow Herald</i>
Jessica Stirling is one of Scotland's most prolific and best-loved authors.
<i>Scottish Daily Record</i>
One of the best.
<i>Bookseller</i>