Bad Blood

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Fourth Estate, 2001 - Hanmer (Wales) - 281 pages
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From a childhood of gothic proportions in a vicarage on the Welsh borders, through her adolescence, leaving herself teetering on the brink of the 1960s, Lorna Sage brings to life a vanished time and place, and illuminates the lives of three generations of women.

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User Review  - ClicksClan - LibraryThing

Really enjoyed this, at time it kind of reminded me of Cider With Rosie. Liked the inclusion of the photographs (one a of Lorna and her brother reminded me of one of me and my brother). Would have ... Read full review

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User Review  - Citizenjoyce - LibraryThing

Some of the print reviews call this memoir tenderly written, an exuberant celebration, generous. I'm going to say no to all of that. For the most part the author is a sullen observer of miserable ... Read full review

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Contents

The Old Devil and His Wife
3
The grandparents my mother and me
9
School
18
Copyright

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About the author (2001)

Lorna Sage was a professor of English at the University of East Anglia. Her previous books include Women in the House of Fiction, The Cambridge Guide to Women's Writing in English, and a short monograph on Angela Carter. Lorna Sage died in Januray 2001

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