The Household

The Household: Signed Edition

Hardback Published on: 11/04/2024
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Published 11/04/2024
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Synopsis

From the Sunday Times bestseller and winner of the Women's Prize Futures Award, the captivating, highly anticipated new novel, inspired by real historical figures and events. In a quiet house in the countryside outside London, the finishing touches are being made to welcome a group of young women. The house and its location are top secret, its residents unknown to one another, but the girls have one thing in common: they are fallen. Offering refuge for prostitutes, petty thieves and the destitute, Urania Cottage is a second chance at life - but how badly do they want it? Meanwhile, a few miles away in a Piccadilly mansion, millionairess Angela Burdett-Coutts, one of the benefactors of Urania Cottage, makes a discovery that leaves her cold: her stalker of 10 years has been released from prison. As the women's worlds collide in ways they could never have expected, they will discover that freedom always comes at a price.

  • Publisher: Bonnier Books Ltd
  • ISBN: 2928377245122
  • Number of pages: 400
  • Dimensions: 234 x 153 mm

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The Household
Well written historical fiction
This is the first novel of Stacey Halls' that I've read and I must say I very much enjoyed it. I knew nothing about the charitable endeavour of Dickens and... READ MORE
Alyson Hilbourne
The Household
An incredible story of strong women and chosen family!
Usually, historical fiction doesn’t tickle my fancy. I love history and I love books but the characters in this genre of novels fall flat for me and, despi... READ MORE
Erin Mcilhatton