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Read & Download ´ Emmeline í [Read] ➵ Emmeline By Judith Rossner – Citybreakscheap.co.uk The story of Emmeline Mosher who before her 14th birthday was sent from her home on a farm in Maine to support her family by working in a cotton mill in Massachusetts The year was 1839 An extraordinar The story of Emmeline Mosher who before her th birthYear was An extraordinary novel from the New York Times bestselling author of Looking for Mr Goodbar the story of a desperate young girl thrust into one of America's early industrial towns is a haunting tale of seduction..

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Read & Download ´ Emmeline Judith Perelman Rossner was an American novelist best known for her novel Looking for Mr Goodbar which was inspired by the murder of Roseann uinn and examined the underside of the seventies sexual liberation movement Though Looking for Mr Goodbar remained Rossner's best known and best selling work she continued to write Her most successful post Goodbar novel was 's August about t.

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  • Hilary

    Read & Download ´ Emmeline EmmelineThe true story of Emeline Bachelder Gurney 1826 1899 I came to this book with very little knowledge of the content and a few hours after finishing I'm still coming to terms this was based on real events without that knowledge I would have mentioned it is too farfetched but obviously knowing that fact it isn'tEmmeline Mosher's farming family is starving so she goes to work at the cotton mills some way from her home to send money home to her family She is 13 yrs old She is completely naive and nobody makes her aware of the problems she might face The move from her family is devastating she is shy and homesick and the work is exhausting When the boss of her department shows her kindness view spoiler she falls


  • Karen

    Read & Download ´ Emmeline EmmelineThe author of Emmeline was the New York writer Judith Rossner 1935 2005Her most famous novel 'Waiting for Mr Goodbar' 4 million copies sold her best


  • Rosemary

    Read & Download ´ Emmeline EmmelineThirteen year old Emmeline Mosher is sent away from her large impoverished family to work in the cotton mills of Lowell Massachusetts in the late 1830s Friendless innocent and lonely she is easy prey for a seducer This is a harrowing tale of a life that comes full circle twice in the most painful circumstances The conditions at the mill are tough but they are nothing to the emotional pain that Emmeline must go through at different times of her life She’s perhaps a little too passive to completely win our sympathy but her story is a powerful one all the same


  • Kathleen

    Read & Download ´ Emmeline EmmelineOne of my all time favorite books Many other reviewers have noted that it is too depressing and dark in their reviews It is depressing however it is based on a true story and in that way I believe it has great value as historical fiction in the same way that Schindler's List has value as historical fiction The practice of sending very young girls away from their home during the mid 1800's during the Industrial Revolution w


  • Edith

    Read & Download ´ Emmeline EmmelineThis piece of historical fiction is riveting and Emmeline’s story will stay with me for a long time Just before the dedication page the author writes “Nettie Mitchell t


  • Ralph

    Read & Download ´ Emmeline EmmelineOh I hesitate to give five stars to anything but if any book ever deserved it this one doesRemember Looking for Mr Goodbar Ms Rossner also wrote that bestseller but don't let that put you off reading Emmeline you'd never know it was by the same author A novel which reads like non fiction it's illuminating heartbreaking and completely absorbin


  • Lori

    Read & Download ´ Emmeline EmmelineThis book starts out so strong Almost historical fiction sounding and actually really acurate about what I have learned in American History about these mill girls that were sent away from families to earn a living I loved the first part of the book couldn't put it down but then it just takes one tragic turn after another and the end is so sad it's really the worst Even with the total tragedy that is Emmeline's life I still really liked the book


  • Max

    Read & Download ´ Emmeline EmmelineThis book speaks to a harsh reality Young girls were sent off to the Lowell mills without anyone to look after them They were too young and too ignorant to know how the world worked This story is beautiful and heartbreaking


  • Mary

    Read & Download ´ Emmeline EmmelineWow this was very disturbing on so many levels Some say child pornography others say that Emmeline was badly used by family friends and everyone she seemed to encounter Shocking on so many levels


  • Melanie

    Read & Download ´ Emmeline EmmelineWOW I was very surprised and caught off gaurd by the turn this story took at the end After Goodbar I was so eager to read something else by Judith Rossner and I chose this one a main reason is because I was so attracted to the cover which is beautiful and hideous simultaneoulsy It started slow picked up in the middle and then by the end was hard to put down