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The Unbaited Trap by [Cookson, Catherine]
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Length: 230 pages Word Wise: Enabled Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled
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John Emmerson was a lonely man. He had a wife, a son, friends, but he was isolated from all the people and events about him by the tragedy of his past. Then he met Cissie, and for the first time his loneliness eased a little.

Cissie was everything that his wife Ann was not. She was warm, compassionate and generous. And she was quick to sense the needs of a desolate unhappy man.

But Cissie was also a young widow: poor, and with a young son to support. And John Emmerson was one of the town’s leading solicitors – a man of importance whose every move was watched by the local dignitaries…

From the Publisher

'Catherine Cookson's novels are about hardship, the intractability of life and of individuals, the struggle first to survive and next to make sense of one's survival. Humour, toughness, resolution and generosity are Cookson virtues, in a world which she often depicts as cold and violent. Her novels are weighted and driven by her own early experiences of illegitimacy and poverty. This is what gives them power. In the specialised world of women's popular fiction, Cookson has created her own territory' - Helen Dunmore, The Times

Product Details

  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • File Size: 1626 KB
  • Print Length: 230 pages
  • Publisher: Peach Publishing (Nov. 20 2013)
  • Sold by: Amazon Digital Services LLC
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B004TO6BWO
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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  • Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled
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  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #178,360 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
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5.0 out of 5 stars The Unbaited Trap Oct. 12 2012
By Lizzie47 - Published on
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A great read, thoroughly enjoyed it. Couldn't put it down once I started it, so a few late nights, but well worth it.
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4.0 out of 5 stars an enjoyable read with many twists and turns. June 23 2014
By concar - Published on
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A fine book. Highly recommended. Well done Catherine you have done it again for me and all of your other fans.
5.0 out of 5 stars Loved it! April 24 2013
By ILoveReading - Published on
Format: Hardcover
So pleased to see this one as an ebook. A personal favourite. I read and reread it years ago. It's so emotional, even more so because the emotions are hovering just below the surface. I really cried at the end. Catherine Cookson is a fantastic storyteller.
5.0 out of 5 stars This is another wonderful story from a wonderful author Catherine Cookson July 22 2014
By Sue Robertsont - Published on
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This is another wonderful story from a wonderful author Catherine Cookson, all her books are heartwarming and very hard to put down, this book was no exception. I love all her story's, and have read them all some books two or three times.
1.0 out of 5 stars Don't bother Jan. 5 2014
By Hilda S. Vivier - Published on
Format: Kindle Edition
Not the usual Catherine did not hold my interest....characters were spinleless .I don't like her books written in more modern times. I think the best are in the 1800s or turn of the century....but.I do love this author