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From suffragettes to slavery - a stunning novel from an outstanding writer.

Julie Hearn

Suitable for:  11+

Price:  £6.99

ISBN: 978-0-19-273501-0
Publication date: 02/05/2013
Paperback: 368 pages
Dimensions: 198x129mm

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When Hazel witnesses suffragette Emily Davison stepping out in front of the king's horse she could never have imagined the impact this event would have on her own life. But this single incident would change Hazel's destiny forever . . .

This page was last updated on 13 January 2019 at 04:30 GMT


  • Readers should simply give way to a good story expertly told from a writer who is herself happily unclassifiable. - The Independent
  • The strength of this novel lies in its gently comic portrayal of characters seeking escape from the conventions and pretensions of pre-war Kensington life. There's a rich vein of social and political material to be found here; readers will also appreciate the hint of irony to be found in the characters' self-absorbed responses to momentous historical events. - The Guardian
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