Lorna Doone

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Macmillan, Jan 1, 2005 - English language - 63 pages
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"1673 - the south-west of England. The Doone family live in a secret valley on Exmoor. They are robbers and murderers. One day, Carver Doone murders young John Ridd's father. John is a boy, but soon he will be a man. Then he will kill Carver Doone. John meets a beautiful young girl in Doone Valley. And he falls in love. But the girl's name is Lorna Doone and Carver Doone is going to marry her. What will John do?" --back cover.

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User Review  - 0703 - LibraryThing

This story is about the South-West of England. The Doone family live in a secret valley. They are robbers and murderers. The main character, John, wanted to kill Carver Doone because his father was ... Read full review

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User Review  - Y-Kazamaturi - LibraryThing

John Ridd is a son of a farmer and he lived in the village of Oare. One day, his father was killed by Doones who were marders and robbers. So he decided to do a vengeance. One day he met Loona in the ... Read full review

About the author (2005)

M.J. Porteus is the pen name of an author who writes in several other genres. She lives in "Lorna Doone country" in England with her husband, blended family, and pets. She loves the peace and quiet the rural seclusion affords her for her writing - until her beloved grandchildren arrive!

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