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The Whore’s Asylum by Katy Darby

First Published: 2012 by Penguin My copy: Bought on Kindle Memorable quote: “I have often considered that the attraction of any prison for idle visitors must be one with that of the bedlam and the graveyard; the fortunate fact that, … Continue reading

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Falling Angels by Tracy Chevalier

Published: 2006 by Harper My copy: bought on Kindle Memorable quote: “I secretly hoped that the change in the century would bring a change in us all; that England would miraculously slough off her shabby black coat to reveal something … Continue reading

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The Lifeboat by Charlotte Rogan

Published: 2012 by Virago My copy: bought on Kindle Memorable quote: “I was not alone in feeling a strange sympathy for all that lay around me: the sky, the sea, and the boat full of people, all of whom now … Continue reading

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