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Frances McNeil - Author

Frances McNeil was born and brought up in Leeds. She worked as a shorthand typist in New York and London, and read English and History at York University. She returned to Leeds to be near her mother Julia, whose stories inspired this novel. She now works as a lecturer, and has also written for radio, theatre and television.

If you like Frances McNeil you might also like to read books by Joan Jonker, Elizabeth Elgin and Margaret Mayhew.

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Somewhere Behind the Morning by Frances McNeil
Somewhere Behind the Morning
Frances McNeil
Two sisters strive to get their heads above the poverty trap that is Leeds during World War 1. One finds employment with someone in the Suffragette movement whilst the other sells homemade pies to anyone whoâll buy them. This first...
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/02/2006

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