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SLAMMERKIN

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

This boldly imagined historical fiction—reminiscent, though by no means imitative, of both Defoe's classic Moll Flanders and Margaret Atwood's recent Alias Grace—represents a quantum leap forward for its Irish-born (now Canadian) author.The antiheroine and protagonist is Mary Saunders, a young woman whose ingenuous lust for "fine clothing" (e.g., the "slammerkin," which denotes both a loose gown ... Read full review

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