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The reluctant sinner

The reluctant sinner

Tate, June; Myers, Tanya

September, 1914. Eighteen-year-old Daisy Gilbert is the star seamstress at Madam Evans' prestigious gown shop in Southampton, but her ambition is to open her own dressmaking business. Her beloved father is desperately ill with TB and Daisy is determined to find enough money to send him to a nursing home, so when the flamboyant Mrs Cummings suggests that Daisy work for her in the evenings as a barmaid at the Solent club, a local upmarket brothel, she accepts. When Madam Evans hears about Daisy's other job she fires her - will Daisy be able to care for her father and preserve her own virtue?

CD, CD, Audiobook. English. Talking books. Domestic fiction.
CD Book
Published Long Preston: Magna, 2011
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Statement of responsibility: June Tate; read by Tanya Myers
ISBN: 1846529654, 9781846529658
Intended audience: Adult.
Note: Complete and unabridged
Physical Description: 8 sound discs (CD) (9 hr. 15 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Series: Story Sound CD

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September, 1914. Eighteen-year-old Daisy Gilbert is the star seamstress at Madam Evans' prestigious gown shop in Southampton, but her ambition is to open her own dressmaking business. Her beloved father is desperately ill with TB and Daisy is determined to find enough money to send him to a nursing home, so when the flamboyant Mrs Cummings suggests that Daisy work for her in the evenings as a barmaid at the Solent club, a local upmarket brothel, she accepts. When Madam Evans hears about Daisy's other job she fires her - will Daisy be able to care for her father and preserve her own virtue?