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By Alison Mukherjee

ISBN-10: 1530306493

ISBN-13: 9781530306497

whilst Tibby (single, lately retired) choices up a miniature bible at an antiques sale, little does she comprehend she is starting up on a trip which takes her to the 18th century city of Kirkby Kendal, domestic of Isabella and her early life neighbors, George and Isaac. whereas Tibby gathers the genealogical information we persist with the 3 acquaintances into maturity and witness Isabella's fight to take care of her integrity within the face of violence, jealousy and wish for revenge.

Set within the city of Kendal opposed to the backdrop of the wool exchange, the radical will allure quite to people who be aware of and love that a part of the country.

"The writer skilfully interweaves narrative threads linking the current to the prior via truth and fiction. brought on by means of the sparse proof of names and dates inscribed in an heirloom bible, study mingles with hypothesis to bare secrets and techniques and ethical dilemmas of existence within the Georgian period.
The tale will ring a bell with an individual intrigued by way of documentary assets, and by way of the advantages and obstacles of the net as a way of uncovering the full fact approximately prior lives" - RACHEL STOCKDALE, ARCHIVIST

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