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Viewing Entry - The Cotton Lass and other stories (S13960)
by Jacobs, Anna.

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TitleThe Cotton Lass and other stories
Author / Responsible partyJacobs, Anna.
GenreShort stories.
TopicsShort stories. Domestic fiction. Life change events -- Fiction.
Intended AudienceAdult
PublisherVisAbility Ltd.


This collection of stand-alone short stories is a treat for new readers and dedicated fans alike. In each of these seventeen stories, an ordinary person takes on an extraordinary journey to a new life, discovering facets and strengths they never knew they possessed. Across a variety of time periods and settings, these stories capture Anna Jacobs' unique style and showcase her mastery of emotional tales. The collection includes: 'The Cotton Lass': Widow Sarah is struggling to make ends meet as England suffers from the cotton famine brought on by war in the United States. Will the opportunity to move to Australia provide a new life for her?

Additional Information

System control numberS13960
Original Print PublisherLondon : Allison & Busby, 2018.
NarratorLucy Brownhill & Melle Stewart.
Narrator NameLucy Brownhill & Melle Stewart.
Participant or performer noteLucy Brownhill & Melle Stewart.
Narrators GenderFemale narrator