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The Cotton Spinner

(2020)
(The first book in the Mill Town Lasses series)
A novel by

 
 
The rise of the mills is about to change everything.
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'Brimming with drama, heartbreak, love, friendship and the powerful bonds of family' Lancashire Post
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Lancashire, 1826

When Jennet and Titus Eastwood are forced to move from their idyllic cottage into the centre of Blackburn to find work in the cotton mills, their lives are changed in ways they could never have imagined and their new home on Paradise Lane is anything but . . .

Then Titus is arrested and sent to prison for attending a Reform meeting. Jennet is left to fend for herself and things go from bad to worse as she finds herself pregnant and alone - with another man's child . . .
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'An engrossing tale of hardship, struggles, love and family. I was swept away to the North of England and into the world of cotton spinners. Well researched, perfect for fans of Catherine Cookson.' Kitty Neale

'With vividly drawn characters and Libby's passion for Lancashire and its history shining through, this gritty and heartfelt tale of the mill workers and those caught up in the Reform riots is a must-read.' Evie Grace

Genre: Sagas

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Paperback Editions

April 2020 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Cotton Spinner: An emotional Lancashire saga (The Mill Town Lasses)
Author(s): Libby Ashworth
ISBN: 1-78746-357-5 / 978-1-78746-357-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Arrow
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU   


Audio Editions

July 2020 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Cotton Spinner
Author(s): Libby Ashworth
Publisher: Penguin Audio
Availability: Amazon   


July 2020 : Australia Audio edition
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Title: The Cotton Spinner
Author(s): Libby Ashworth
Publisher: Penguin Audio
Availability: Amazon AU   


July 2020 : UK Audio edition
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Title: The Cotton Spinner
Author(s): Libby Ashworth
Publisher: Penguin Audio
Availability: Amazon UK   


Kindle Editions

April 2020 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Cotton Spinner: An emotional Lancashire saga (The Mill Town Lasses)
Author(s): Libby Ashworth
Publisher: Cornerstone Digital
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU