The Boldness of Betty: A 1913 Dublin Lockout Novel by Anna Carey

The Boldness of Betty: A 1913 Dublin Lockout Novel

Anna Carey

416 pages missing pub info (editions)

fiction historical young adult emotional reflective slow-paced


Dublin 1913My name is Betty Rafferty. A few weeks ago I had to leave school and go out to work in a cake shop, serving fancy cakes to rude, rich people. No choice.But since then so much has happened. It all started when old Miss Warby took our pay...

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