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Emma Charles - Author


Emma Charles was born and raised in Edinburgh. She was married in 1978 and her two children were born in 1981 and 1983. In 1999 she was awarded an MSc in philosophy from the University of Edinburgh. She has most recently worked in advocacy for older people, and in higher education. She now lives in Cumbria.

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How Could He Do It? by Emma Charles
How Could He Do It?
Emma Charles
A true story of a mother discovering the husband she was devoted to had been abusing their 15 year old daughter since she was ten. Honest, intelligent and painful this is a terrible story but shows the strength of a...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/05/2009

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