Half of the Human Race
London. In the sweltering hot summer of 1911, the streets ring to the cheers for a new king.s coronation, and to the cries of suffragist women marching for the vote. One of them is twenty-one year old Connie Callaway, daughter of a middle class Islington family fallen on hard times since the death of her father.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - jayne_charles - LibraryThing
If I was ever tempted to see the suffragette movement as a small group of women who chained themselves to railings and immediately forced the government to capitulate to their demands, I’m not tempted ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - PilgrimJess - LibraryThing
A modern Jane Austen or like a cricket match, lots of hanging around with not much action, maidens and dot balls, then a flurry of action, the ring of willow as the ball races to the boundary? This ... Read full review