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December Girl

Narrated by: Emma Thorpe
Length: 8 hrs and 44 mins

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Molly Thomas is a feisty, independent soul, born on the Winter Solstice. At every stage of her life, she has faced troubles. As a young woman, her family are evicted from their home at Christmas. Molly swears vengeance on the jealous neighbour and land agent responsible, Flann Montgomery. Then in 1896, her baby son is taken from his pram.

While Molly searches the streets for little Oliver, the police are called but her baby is gone. Why does trouble seem to follow Molly? And will she ever find out what happened to her child?

December Girl is a tale of family bonds, love, revenge, and murder.

©2019 Nicola Cassidy (P)2019 Nicola Cassidy

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  • Amber Smith
  • 08-11-2019

Wonderful Historical Fiction

I was given this free review copy audiobook at my request and have voluntarily left this review. The start is very dramatic. It pulls you in and makes you want to know what happened. The narrator is amazing and gives such emotion. I enjoyed listening to this book and also the story. I would read more by this author.

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  • Selina ryles
  • 03-11-2019

A Sad, Raw and Gritty tale of past times

I was captivated by this tale. I adore Molly's character purely for her fiestiness and her ability of strength to deal with everything that is thrown her way. She has led such a troublesome life but as a reader it kept me hopeful for positive change. The book reminds me of the sagas written by Margaret Dickinson and Catherine Cookson . It is a very sad and melancholy story with great character development. It is beautifully raw and insightful of past times .I was given this book by the author/narrator in return for an honest and unbiased review

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  • Anonymous User
  • 17-10-2019

Enchanting

Cleverly written and beautifully narrated. Emma Thorpe does credit to Nicola Cassidy’s gripping story. I hated to have to put the book down and go to work!

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  • Fiona Cronly
  • 10-10-2019

A totally gripping story

I loved this story and it’s wonderfully interwoven narratives ... kept me engrossed to the very last word!

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  • sandra smyth
  • 09-10-2019

Highly recommend!

The narrator managed to bring this book to life. She captured every single character perfectly. Outstanding range of voices:dialect, accent and total empathy with characters. Well done to, Emma, this was like listening to a one act play!

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  • Lisa Bloomfield
  • 01-10-2019

Gripping from start to finish

I loved this book from start to finish. A real emotional rollercoaster. Narrated beautifully, with raw emotion. Highly recommend!