Daughter of the House

Daughter of the House

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London 1919.

The Great War is over and London lies on the brink of an uncertain future. With the misery and horror of war in the past, hope begins to emerge for the women who have waited at home, as for the first time, they have taken steps towards political, economic and personal independence. But the men who fought and survived the trenches believe the future is theirs by right, and any woman who has celebrated her freedom must now redouble her efforts to keep it.

Nancy Wix is just such a woman. Born into a down-at-heel family, Nancy has always known that the visions she has seen since she was a child will set her apart from her peers. A chance encounter with a gifted medium reveals a way in which she might take hold of her future and she grasps the opportunity with a desperate intensity - for this is the age of spiritualism, and Nancy's gift will see her star rise in a time when decimated families are desperate to hold on to their dead sons.

As the roaring twenties dawn, Nancy strives to break free from the rigid bonds of society and find her own place. The only thing that could hold her back is her love for an unattainable man ...
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Product details

  • CD-Audio
  • 122 x 132mm | 68g
  • Bolinda/Audible audio
  • Australia
  • English
  • Unabridged
  • Unabridged edition
  • 148909492X
  • 9781489094926

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'Lush and satisfying ... Brimming with magic, love and brilliantly realised characters.' -- The Sunday Mirror
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About Rosie Thomas

Janey King is a British journalist and romance novelist, writing under the pseudonym of Rosie Thomas. She is the author of 20 novels and ranks among the top 100 authors whose books are borrowed from United Kingdom libraries. Lucy Price-Lewis has narrated over 40 fiction and non-fiction audiobooks. In addition to her voice-acting skills, Lucy is also the director of Chatterbox Audio. Having produced hundreds of audiobooks for her own company, Lucy brings this knowledge to get the best results out of her own work. Audible is a seller and producer of spoken audio entertainment, information, and educational programming on the Internet.
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519 ratings
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4 34% (174)
3 34% (178)
2 11% (58)
1 3% (15)
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