The First Wife - Emily Barr Reviews
Description:ISBN 755351371 / Genre: Fiction / Author: Emily Barr / Paperback / 416 Pages / Book is published 2011-09-15 by Headline Review
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by - written on 26/08/12 (Very useful, 40 readings)
'The First Wife' is a contemporary fiction novel by Emily Barr. I'd never heard of this author until I came across some reviews of this particular book a few months ago. Since it sounded like a fairly interesting story I decided to put this book on my 'to-read' list, and a week ago I rented a copy from the library. Don't be fooled by the lighthearted looking book cover above though- this is far from a lighthearted summer read! ==---Plot---== Upon the death of the grandparents who raised her, the sheltered, naive Lily Button must find her own way alone in a modern world she isn't accustomed to. With some help she manages to get a cleaning job in the ... Read the complete review
by - written on 07/09/11 (Very useful, 69 readings)
Lilybella Tatiana Blossom Button (who thankfully - for our sake as well as hers - goes by a simple Lily) has had an upbringing almost as unconventional as her name. Raised by her grandparents, we join her following their recent deaths and soon discover she is quite unlike most other 20 year olds. It's going to be a brisk transition from a sheltered life in a small cottage, nursing elderly relatives to the Real World but with no money to speak off, she'll have to pull herself together, and quickly. Her background is an important part of Lily and contributes enormously to her trusting and a little immature personality that will later be her downfall. A few weeks later, ... Read the complete review
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