Mary Saunders, A Lower Class London Schoolgirl, Was Born Into Rough Cloth But Hungered For Lace And The Trappings Of A Higher Station Than Her Family Would Ever Know In 18th Century England, Mary S Shrewd Instincts Will Get Her Only So Far, And She Despairs Of The Plans Made For Her To Carve Out A Trade As A Seamstress Or A Maid Unwilling To Bend To Such A Destiny, Mary Strikes Out On A Painful, Fateful Journey All Her Own Inspired By The Obscure Historical Figure Mary Saunders, Slammerkin Is A Provocative, Graphic Tale And A Rich Feast Of An Historical Novel Author Emma Donoghue Probes The Gap Between A Young Girl S Quest For Freedom And A Better Life And The Shackles That Society Imposes On Her Never Give Up Your Liberty.
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- 410 pages
- Emma Donoghue
- 06 July 2017 Emma Donoghue