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Parthena's promise

Parthena's promise

Holmes, Valerie, author

1815: Parthena arrives in a small Yorkshire village to take up a post as governess, only to find that the family has moved away, leaving her stranded on her own in an unfamiliar place. Here she meets Jerome Fender, a soldier returning from the wars. He is enchanted by Thena and offers to help her. Full of desperation, however, she 'borrows' his money, shouting a promise to pay him back as she flees. Incensed, Jerome vows to find her and get his money back - as well as an explanation

Paperback, Large print, Book. English. Large type books. Love stories. General.
Published Leicester: Linford, 2017
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Statement of responsibility: Valerie Holmes
ISBN: 1444831267, 9781444831269
Physical Description: 184 pages (large print) ; 19 cm
Subject: Great Britain History 1800-1837 Fiction.

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1815: Parthena arrives in a small Yorkshire village to take up a post as governess, only to find that the family has moved away, leaving her stranded on her own in an unfamiliar place. Here she meets Jerome Fender, a soldier returning from the wars. He is enchanted by Thena and offers to help her. Full of desperation, however, she 'borrows' his money, shouting a promise to pay him back as she flees. Incensed, Jerome vows to find her and get his money back - as well as an explanation...