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  - Richard Duerden - Goodreads

It took a little while to get going for me but when it did, I think when Lorna became a rebellious...ish teenager I loved it. It is also uplifting, funny in a grim way and has some great pictures ... Read full review

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User Review  - Clarice Stasz - Goodreads

The late Lorna Sage was an esteemed literary critic and English professor at the University of East Anglia. Published in 2000, just before her death, the memoir won the Whitbread Biography Award. The ... 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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