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The Coal Miner's Daughter by Maggie Hope

The Coal Miner's Daughter

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At their first meeting a bond of sympathy and affection is established between Hannah, a pitman's daughter, and Timothy Durkin, son of a land agent. Once married, however, Hannah feels herself torn between the man she loves and her parents' home village in the Durham coalfields.

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The Coal Miner's Daughter by Maggie Hope

A wealthy landlord's son, and a coal miner's daughter...Growing up in poverty, one of six siblings, Hannah Armstrong never thought she'd know anything other than her little mining town. But then she falls for Timothy Durkin, a wealthy Oxford student...Following her heart, Hannah sacrifices everything she holds dear and follows her new husband to Oxford. But will her new life of luxury be everything she expected - or will she find that once a coal miner's daughter, always a coal miner's daughter...?

About the Author

Maggie Hope was born and raised in County Durham. She worked as a nurse for many years, before giving up her career to raise her family.

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Publication date

7th September 2023


Maggie Hope

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Ebury Press an imprint of Ebury Publishing


512 pages


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