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By Frances Hodgson Burnett

ISBN-10: 1374823945

ISBN-13: 9781374823945

ISBN-10: 1539097005

ISBN-13: 9781539097006

ISBN-10: 1614536376

ISBN-13: 9781614536376

A darkish and exciting novel from the writer of The mystery Garden sees a strong-willed heroine defy conformity, lunging head first right into a international jam-packed with violence, manipulation, ardour, and murder

Set in past due 17th-century England, amid the ribbons and romance of courtship, this gothic tale tackles violence and manipulation, blackmail, or even homicide. while Clorinda is born, the percentages appear stacked opposed to her. firstly, she is a woman like every her sisters sooner than her and her father desires just a son. moreover, her mom dies in childbirth, and her father, contemplating all his daughters valueless, refuses touch. regardless of this, Clorinda Wildairs manages not just to outlive, yet to develop up right into a very extraordinary and strong-willed baby. therefore while father and daughter take place to satisfy for the 1st time, he's astonished and amused to benefit that this little six-year-old lady, who's lecturing and scolding him freely, is in reality his youngest baby and so develops a detailed bond among them. The hot-headed younger lady grows as much as be a gorgeous younger lady with a pointy tongue and a will of iron. yet having the ability to have something you will want could be harmful, and definitely Clorinda's luck can't final eternally. whilst the darkish facet of her character motives her to lash out in anger and violence at an individual she loves, she might be pressured not just right into a dramatic whirlwind of occasions, but additionally into reassessing what it ability to be a woman of Quality.

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