Brought up on her parents' smallholding in Jarrow in the harsh years of the 1870s, selling vegetables to poverty-struck Irish labourers such as the unruly McMullens, Rose dreams of the world beyond the grime of the town, a world she glimpsed at a fairytale wedding on the Ravensworth Estate as a child. Capturing the heart of handsome and respectable steelworker William Fawcett, it seems her wish for a better life is finally within reach. But tragedy strikes, and to save her young family from destitution, Rose must turn to wild John McMullen. A powerful tale of passion and heartache, and a wonderful heroine who - for the sake of those she loves - refuses to give in to loss and despair. THE JARROW LASS is a powerful story of passion and heartache and the first novel in the Jarrow Trilogy.
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September 2002 : UK Hardback
2002 : Hardback
Title: THE JARROW LASS.
Author(s): janet Macleod Trotter
ISBN: 9999980627 / 978-9999980623
October 2001 : UK Hardback
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2002 : Paperback
Title: 'Jarrow Lass, The'
Author(s): Janet MacLeod Trotter
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