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The Poor Relation

(2019)
A novel by

 
 
Manchester, 1908. Attractive, intelligent Mary Maitland is furious to learn that her pompous boss will never promote her, simply because she is a woman. Despite financial support from her family, Mary is determined to strike out on her own and earn a living. She finds work at a women's employment agency, where her talent for writing is noticed and she begins publishing articles for newspapers and magazines. But in the face of strong opinions from her well-to-do family on the role of a woman, is it possible to be a dutiful daughter at the same time as spreading her wings?

Genre: Sagas

Hardback Editions

May 2019 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Poor Relation
Author(s): Susanna Bavin
ISBN: 0-7490-2368-6 / 978-0-7490-2368-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Allison and Busby
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Paperback Editions

November 2019 : UK Paperback
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Title: Poor Relation, The
Author(s): Susanna Bavin
ISBN: 0-7490-2378-3 / 978-0-7490-2378-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Allison and Busby
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Kindle Editions

May 2019 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Poor Relation
Author(s): Susanna Bavin
Publisher: Allison & Busby
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU