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[Read] ➵ Good Daughters Author Mary Hocking – Smrl.me In a world of tradition change is always greeted with suspicion To Stanley Fairley the upheavals in his own family seemed to be as catastrophic as the changes that gripped Europe in the early 1930'sHe[Read] Good Daughters Author Mary Hocking Smrl.me In a world of tradition change is always greeted with suspicion To Stanley Fairley the upheavals in his own family seemed to be as catastrophic as the changes that gripped Europe in the early 19.

30'sHe In a world of tradition change is always greeted with suspicion To Stanley Fairley the upheavals in his own family seemed to be as catastrophic as the changes that gripped Europe in the early 'sHe though about his daughters Louise Alice and little Clair.

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  1. Ali Ali says:

    Paperback Ô Good Daughters Epub Ù good pdf, daughters kindle, Good Daughters MOBIMary Hocking has been a recent discovery for many of us over on the Librarything Virago group I read A Particular place a couple of months ago and knew immediately I wanted to read all her books How delicious it is to discover a new author Mary Hocking – who it seems is scandalously out of print – is a lovely sort of mash up of Elizabeth Taylor and Barbara Pym also her books seem reasonably easy to get hold of second hand phew Why someone like Persephone or Virago aren’t rushing to re issue her books is something of a mysteryGood Daughters is the first book in Mary Hocking’s Fairley family trilogy – I have the next two waiting to be read The novel opens in 1933 the world is on the brink of great change and so is the Fairley family Sisters Louise Alice and


  2. Jane Jane says:

    Paperback Ô Good Daughters Epub Ù good pdf, daughters kindle, Good Daughters MOBIThis is the beginning of a family saga opening in London in the early 1930s; the first novel of a trilogyThe story is told by in the third person the perspective moves around the family and some of those who cross paths with them but at the centre of the story is twelve year old Alice one of three sisters the middle oneShe was at that interesting stage in life when she had the security of home and family but she was also beginning to see some – but by no means all – of the possibilities that life might have to offer “In later years Alice heard people talk as if those who grew up during the period between the two wars had lived their youth beneath the shadow of the swastika But it had not seemed like that at the timeAlthough in her childhood older people talked of the war that


  3. Sarah Sarah says:

    Paperback Ô Good Daughters Epub Ù good pdf, daughters kindle, Good Daughters MOBIThe three Fairley sisters Louise Alice and Claire are the focus of this novel The older sisters are beginning to challenge their sheltered and religious world It is set in London between the wars in a close knit commun


  4. Theresa Theresa says:

    Paperback Ô Good Daughters Epub Ù good pdf, daughters kindle, Good Daughters MOBI “Stanley said to Judith how blessed they were in their daughters Only Judith wondered whether this might be the last holiday they would have together as a family The children had no thought of last things confident that everything lay ahead of them” I had not read Mary Hocking before but saw reviews that were so compelling that I picked up this first book in her trilogy “Good Daughters” with expectations of a treat before me I have to say that at first I wasn’t too impressed This coming of age in prewar England novel had its moments; chapters that describe vacations school growing up family and boy girl relationships It took me a few chapters to get into the lives of the characters But as I read on I discovered that this is no simple story of family life in England In between the school girl stories that include both triumphs and failures there is also tragedy There is a friend who travels


  5. Mary Durrant Mary Durrant says:

    Paperback Ô Good Daughters Epub Ù good pdf, daughters kindle, Good Daughters MOBII loved this book which is the first novel of a trilogyWe have the Fairley sisters who grow up in a close knit family in west LondonThey live a sheltered life upheld by their Methodist Father Stanley and their uiet Mother JudithSet between the WarsLife is soon to change as the girls grow older and dependantCan't wait to read the next in the series


  6. Elizabeth Elizabeth says:

    Paperback Ô Good Daughters Epub Ù good pdf, daughters kindle, Good Daughters MOBIThis is a charming perceptive study of a family living in London between the wars It's a good mix of detailed ordinary occurrences and dramatic events just as with any family She reminds me just a bit of Rebecca West There are some fascinat


  7. Donna Donna says:

    Paperback Ô Good Daughters Epub Ù good pdf, daughters kindle, Good Daughters MOBIStory of a London family between the wars Gets better as it progresses though somewhat disjointed at times Contains lots of interesting period details Definitely want to read the next in the trilogy


  8. belva hullp belva hullp says:

    Paperback Ô Good Daughters Epub Ù good pdf, daughters kindle, Good Daughters MOBIThis the first volume of Hocking's trilogy spans both the years of wartime and the lives of one London family The Fairley daughters are growing up in the traditional world maintained by their father This world is shaken by the girls' discoveries of life and what comes with itMary Hocking writes with humor and sympathy in her depiction of the Fairley sisters growing up in their close knit West London neighborhood before during and after the war In the first novel of this trilogy the girls are sheltered in a world whose


  9. Susan Kavanagh Susan Kavanagh says:

    Paperback Ô Good Daughters Epub Ù good pdf, daughters kindle, Good Daughters MOBIAlthough I listed this novel on my forgotten books shelf I am delighted to report that in 2016 Bello published Mary Hocking's books in both ebook and print on demand formats F


  10. Cirtnecce Cirtnecce says:

    Paperback Ô Good Daughters Epub Ù good pdf, daughters kindle, Good Daughters MOBISet in 1933 the book opens with an introduction to the Farley Family residing in Shepard’s Bush London – Stanley the father is a well intentioned albeit a strict Methodist man who is the principle of a Boy’s school He is a kind good man wanti


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