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Hidden Lives: A Family Memoir

Hidden Lives: A Family Memoir

by Margaret Forster

Publisher Penguin / Viking

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  • Hardcover


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About the book

Margaret Forster's grandmother died in 1936, taking many secrets to her grave. Where had she spent the first 23 years of her life? Who was the woman in black who paid her a mysterious visit shortly before her death? How had she borne living so close to an illegitimate daughter without acknowledging her?

The search for answers took Margaret on a journey into her familys past, examining not only her grandmother's life, but also her mothers and her own. The result is both a moving, evocative memoir and a fascinating commentary on how womens lives have changed over the past century.

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About the Author

Margaret Forster

Margaret Forster was an English novelist, biographer, memoirist, historian and critic, best known for the 1965 novel Georgy Girl, made into a successful film of the same name, which inspired a hit song by The Seekers.

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  • Book Condition & Notes

    Dated 28 Sept. '95

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