The Tiger in the Well

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Alfred a Knopf, 2008 - Juvenile Fiction - 407 pages
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UNLIKE MOST VICTORIAN women, Sally is completely independent, with her own successful business and a comfortable home for her young daughter, Harriet. But Sally’s whole world is about to collapse. A stranger emerges, claiming to be both her husband and Harriet’s father and threatening all that she has.

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User Review  - bostonian71 - LibraryThing

Slowgoing at first, a bit darker than my usual tastes and somewhat preachy at times. But the atmosphere is evoked quite well as usual, and the good characters are generally sympathetic. I'm glad that ... Read full review

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User Review  - themulhern - LibraryThing

The longest book in the series. Some parts of it are very good, for example the parts where Sally is rendered so immensely vulnerable by the fact that as a woman she has so few rights. I got really ... Read full review


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Philip Pullman is the award-winning author of the bestselling His Dark Materials trilogy. He lives in Oxford, England.

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