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The peachgrowers" almanac

Elaine di Rollo

The peachgrowers" almanac

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Published by Crown Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sisters -- England -- Fiction.,
  • Twins -- England -- Fiction.,
  • Fathers and daughters -- Fiction.,
  • Disinheritance -- Fiction.,
  • England -- Fiction.,
  • India -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementElaine diRollo.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6118.O42 P43 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22685932M
    ISBN 109780307408341
    LC Control Number2008050523
    OCLC/WorldCa229026927

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The Peachgrowers Almanac. Set inbetween England and India, The Peachgrowers’ Almanac (A Proper Education for Girls) is a rollicking novel about feisty women, the devotion of sisters and the Victorian obsession with empire, experiments and photography.

The peachgrowers of the title are twins with a passion for botany. Lilian, in mysterious disgrace, has been married off to a dreary.

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The first of these, The Peachgrowers’ Almanac (Chatto, Published in paperback as A Proper Education for Girls by Vintage in ) was shortlisted for the Saltire First Book Award, the Scottish Arts Council First Book Award and the Guildford Literary Festival First Book Award.

Peach's Almanac. 40 likes. Anime Blogger | All Round Mad Person surviving on the sweet nectar of sarcasm. With love, ChrisFollowers: Elaine di Rollo. Elaine di Rollo is the author of A Proper Education for Girls (first published as The Peachgrowers' Almanac), which was shortlisted for the Saltire First Book prize, the Scottish Arts Council First Book Award and the Guildford Literary Festival First Book Award.

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Other fiction, written as Elaine di Rollo: The Peachgrowers Almanac () APA: A Proper Education for Girls () Bleakly Hall (). Peachy The Peachgrowers Almanac by Elaine Di Rollo. What a wonderful book.

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Set in England and India in the mutinous year ofthis novel tells the story of Alice and Lilian Talbot, twins separated for the first time in their lives by their martinet father.

After an affair comes to a tragic end, Lilian is banished from the Talbot mansion and married off to a sickly missionary in India. Meanwhile, the plain but sharp-witted Alice remains on her father's isolated. I was impressed by the verve with which her first two novels, The Peachgrowers’ Almanac () and Bleakly Hall () swung between light comedy and the horrors of history, and surprised that her job – lecturer in marketing at Napier – was only tangentially linked to history.

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Brand: Penguin Publishing Group. Elaine di Rollo comes from Lancashire and now lives in Scotland. She has a PhD from Edinburgh University in the social history of medicine, and is currently a lecturer at Napier University.

A Proper Education for Girls (first published as The Peachgrowers' Almanac), was shortlisted for the Saltire First Book prize, the Scottish Arts Council. A Proper Education for Girls (first published as The Peachgrowers' Almanac), was shortlisted for the Saltire First Book prize, the Scottish Arts Council First Book Award and the Guildford Literary Festival First Book Award.

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