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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In the first page of this book I came across this line "The church was at least safe. My grandmother never went near it - except feet first in a coffin, but that was years later when she buried in the ... Read full review

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Moving, interesting book. I read a review about this book that said we want to think the people we have loved in our lives are good but it just isn't always so and that Lorna Sage was able to evaluate ... Read full review

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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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