- Author:Helen Cannam
- Publisher:Magna Large Print Books (July 1, 1994)
- Pages:497 pages
- Subcategory:Genre Fiction
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Tough, independent and fiercely loyal to their own, the lead miners of Weardale are bitterly opposed to the Established Church, in the person of the Bishop of Durham, who owns the land and takes the profits from their dangerous labours. So when new curate Edward Selby takes up his duties in the dale, he is shown little kindness. But to Jenny Emerson, handsome, adoring Edward is a vision from another world, far from the tragedy and hardship of her daily life. When, unexpectedly, he proposes to her, she can hardly believe her good fortune.
1991) A novel by Helen Cannam. A novel set in the late-19th century, by the author of "A Kind of Paradise". Amelia, daughter of a canon of Durham Cathedral, marries the new curate of a prosperous, untroubled parish, but the tough and independent lead miners bitterly resent the landowners who exploit their dangerous labours. Used availability for Helen Cannam's The Last Ballad.
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Instead she returned her eyes to her book, but Ella nodded her head yes anyway. She sat and listened as the girl turned pages and laughed softly, cleared her throat, yawned, laughed again. Ella closed her eyes and tuned her ears to the goings-on behind Goldberg’s brother’s closed door, but she couldn’t hear a thing. Everyone knew there were two brothers, two Goldbergs, but the smaller and slighter of the two was the one who came into work each day, the one who signed their paychecks, the one most likely to call them into his office and chastise them or promote them or fire them altogether.
Named a Best Book of 2017 by the Chicago Public Library and the American Library Association Wiley Cash reveals the dignity and humanity of people asking for a fair shot in an unfair world. Christina Baker Kline, author of A Piece of the World and Orphan Train. The New York Times bestselling author of the celebrated A Land More Kind Than Home and This Dark Road to Mercy returns with this eagerly awaited new novel, set in the Appalachian foothills of North Carolina in 1929 and inspired by actual events.
Inspired by actual events, The Last Ballad is a moving tale of courage in the face of oppression, with all . A powerful book that speaks to contemporary concerns through historical injustice
Inspired by actual events, The Last Ballad is a moving tale of courage in the face of oppression, with all the emotional power of Cold Mountain and The Secret Scripture. A powerful book that speaks to contemporary concerns through historical injustice. Cash vividly blends the archival with the imaginative. For d Ella May Wiggins life is tough.