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The misfit [large print] / Rosie Goodwin.

By: Goodwin, Rosie [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Long Preston : Magna, 2014Edition: Large print edition.Description: 433 p. (large print) ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9780750539074 (hbk.); 0750539070.Subject(s): Interpersonal relations -- Fiction | Family -- Fiction. -- Genre | Adopted children -- FictionGenre/Form: Large type books.Summary: Abandoned outside a hospital, Rebecca didn't have a good start in life. She's soon adopted, but her new father can't warm to her, and her mother can't succeed in turning the plain, unresponsive child into the little princess she longs for. When Rebecca's adoptive mother dies, her greedy aunt and crooked uncle take her in but theirs is not a happy home. Withdrawing from the people around her, she longs to escape to the circus that visits her town, with its carefree life and freedom from the past - but will she ever find happiness?
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Large Print GOOD (Browse shelf) Checked out 30/12/2019 I2130647
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Abandoned outside a hospital, Rebecca didn't have a good start in life. She's soon adopted, but her new father can't warm to her, and her mother can't succeed in turning the plain, unresponsive child into the little princess she longs for. When Rebecca's adoptive mother dies, her greedy aunt and crooked uncle take her in but theirs is not a happy home. Withdrawing from the people around her, she longs to escape to the circus that visits her town, with its carefree life and freedom from the past - but will she ever find happiness?

Abandoned outside a hospital, Rebecca didn't have a good start in life. She's soon adopted, but her new father can't warm to her, and her mother can't succeed in turning the plain, unresponsive child into the little princess she longs for. When Rebecca's adoptive mother dies, her greedy aunt and crooked uncle take her in but theirs is not a happy home. Withdrawing from the people around her, she longs to escape to the circus that visits her town, with its carefree life and freedom from the past - but will she ever find happiness?

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