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Rag-and-bone Christmas —Court, Dilly, author.

"Paradise Row, London. December 1865. Snow is falling fast and Sally Suggs is working tirelessly to bring in enough money to keep bread on the table. Her father, a skilled rag-and-bone man, has fallen ill and now Sally h...

Orphans dream —Court, Dilly.
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2015
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Motherless since she was five, Mirabel Cutler was raised by her father to be a lady. But when he dies suddenly, Mirabel finds herself cast out on the street by her ruthless stepmother. She is taken to a place of refuge b...

The beggar maid —Court, Dilly, author.
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2015
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From the age of eight, sixteen-year-old Charity Crosse has been living rough with her grandfather and begging on the streets. When her grandfather passes away, Charity is helped by a kindly doctor who introduces her to b...

The country bride —Court, Dilly, author.

"Summer, Little Creek 1879. For most of her life, Judy Begg has been a loyal servant at Creek Manor and to Jack Fox, its future lord. But just as their childhood friendship blossoms into a secret engagement he abandons h...

Nettie's secret —Court, Dilly, author.

"Seven Dials, London, 1875. Thanks to her hapless father, Nettie Carroll has had to grow up quickly. While Nettie is sewing night and day to keep food on the talbe, her gullible father has trusted the wrong man, again. L...

The river maid —Court, Dilly, author.
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2019
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Hardworking Essie Chapman lives with her boatman father on the banks of the Thames. When an accident leaves him bedridden with only ale to ease his pain, it is Essie who takes up the oars for the family's survival, riski...

Ragged Rose —Court, Dilly, author.

The heartwarming new novel from Dilly Court, the Sunday Times Top Ten bestselling author of The Beggar Maid. With the fate of her family in her hands, Rose has to make a terrible choice. Be thrown onto the streets withou...

Ragged rose —Court, Dilly, author.
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2016
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Rose is keeping a dreadful secret. Too scared to ask her strict father for help, it's down to her to keep her brother from the hangman's noose - whatever it takes. Her innocent sister Cora is on a different road to ruin,...

The Christmas wedding —Court, Dilly, author.

"The village of Little Creek, the long winter of 1867. The first flakes of snow are falling when Daisy Marshall, secretly engaged to her master's son, finds herself jilted at the altar. Heartbroken, Daisy flees to the ...

The river maid —Court, Dilly, author.

"London, 1854: twenty-year-old Essie Chapman lives with her father in poverty stricken Limehouse, working on the river as a boatman. Her life seems set before her, never to leave this part of London and forever at her fa...

The cockney angel —Court, Dilly.

Eighteen year old Irene Angel lives with her parents in a tiny room above the shop where her crippled mother ekes out a living selling pickles and sauces, whilst her charming but freckless father, Billy, gambles away wha...

Christmas Card —Court, Dilly.
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2017
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She turned the Christmas card over with her frozen hands, a family gathering at Yuletide. How different it was from her own life. When her father dies leaving Alice and her ailing mother with only his debts, the two grie...

The Christmas rose —Court, Dilly, author.
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2019
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Standing on London's Royal Victoria Dock with the wind biting through her shawl, Rose Munday realises she's been abandoned by her sweetheart. She had risked everything to get to London but, stumbling through the pea soup...

A place called home —Court, Dilly, author.
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=520 \\ Born out of wedlock when her mother was only fourteen, Lucy Pocket has spent all her life with her disreputable grandmother, Eva. They are always in debt and resorting to theft in order to exist. Until her wealt...

The cockney angel —Court, Dilly, author.

Eighteen-year-old Irene Angel lives with her parents in a tiny room above the shop where her mother ekes out a living selling pickles and sauces while her father Billy gambles away their earnings. It is all Irene can do ...

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