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1785766112
Hardback:The familiars / Stacey Halls:2019 Hardback The familiars / Stacey Halls
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Author: Halls, Stacey
Year: 2019
Interest category: Historical novels
Media class: Hardback
Category: Fiction
Publisher: Zaffre, 2019
ISBN: 1785766112 9781785766114
Control number 1785766112
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Fleetwood Shuttleworth is 17 years old, married, and pregnant for the fourth time. But as the mistress at Gawthorpe Hall, she still has no living child, and her husband Richard is anxious for an heir. When Fleetwood finds a letter she isn't supposed to read from the doctor who delivered her third stillbirth, she is dealt the crushing blow that she will not survive another pregnancy. Then she crosses paths by chance with Alice Gray, a young midwife. Alice promises to help her give birth to a healthy baby, and to prove the physician wrong. As Alice is drawn into the witchcraft accusations that are sweeping the North-West, Fleetwood risks everything by trying to help her. But is there more to Alice than meets the eye?
Historical fiction, lcsh
HST, Historical
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I loved the relationship in this book between Fleetwood and Alice. I love how brave Fleetwood is despite being such a young girl. Not knowing much about the Pendle witches to begin with it was a surprise to Google and learn that it's largely based on true events. It's a fascinating story and has some really fascinating female characters so I definitely recommend
14/05/19
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Large print:The familiars:2020:Large Print Large print
Author: Halls, Stacey
Year: 2020
Language: English
Interest category: Large Print
Media class: Large print
Edition: Large Print
Classification: HIS
Publisher: ISIS
390 pages (large print) ; 24 cm (hbk)
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1838770062
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Hardback:The foundling:2020 Hardback
Author: Halls, Stacey
Year: 2020
Language: English
Interest category: Historical novels
Media class: Hardback
Publisher: Manilla Press
370 pages, map (black and white) ; 23 cm (hbk)
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Ridiculous far-fetched story. Not very well written. Star rating: 1 out of 5 Recommend? No
18/05/21
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1838772863
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Hardback:Mrs England:2021 Hardback
Author: Halls, Stacey
Year: 2021
Language: English
Interest category: Historical novels
Media class: Hardback
Publisher: Manilla Press
424 pages ; 23 cm (hbk)
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