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As the cards fall

As the cards fall

Green, Christina, author

1891. Bella Reed, orphaned and working in Exeter, receives a letter from someone claiming to be her uncle. Travelling to an ancient farm in remote Dartmoor, Bella meets members of her hitherto unknown family and is astonished to discover she is to be her uncle's heir. But Bella is accustomed to city life and quickly finds the comfortless farmhouse, and its hard rural life, difficult to accept. Then a wise woman tells Bella tales of her late parents and advises her that life must be lived as the cards fall. Only when a violent act puts everything into perspective can Bella finally decide on her future

Paperback, Large print, Book. English. Historical romance novels. Historical fiction. Large type books. Love stories.
Large print edition.
Published Leicester: Thorpe, 2014
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Details

Statement of responsibility: Christina Green
ISBN: 1444821822, 9781444821826
Intended audience: Adult.
Physical Description: 336 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
Series: Ulverscroft
Subject: Dartmoor (England) Fiction.; Great Britain History 1800-1937 Fiction.

Description

1891: Bella Reed, orphaned and working in Exeter, receives a letter from someone claiming to be her uncle. Travelling to an ancient farm in remote Dartmoor, Bella meets members of her hitherto unknown family and is astonished to discover she is to be her uncle's heir. But Bella is accustomed to city life and quickly finds the comfortless farmhouse, and its hard rural life, difficult to accept. Then a wise woman tells Bella tales of her late parents and advises her that life must be lived as the cards fall. Only when a violent act puts everything into perspective can Bella finally decide on her future...