At the age of eighteen, Alice Ware is pretty, charming and impetuous. Back home in Yorkshire at the start of a new century, she is determined to seize any fresh opportunities and experiences that come her way. The arriva...
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In Ireland in the 1960s, four women were sent to the Magdalene sisterhood asylum because of 'sinful' behavior. They all had to work in the laundry, where the strict nuns would break everyone's wills through sadistic puni...
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"On the steps of St. Joseph's altar lay the corpulent body of the Baroness Sliema - still, so it seemed to the horrified nuns, heaving under the blow which had struck her down ... Chief Inspector Pearson of Scotland Yard...
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"Two years after the murder of a wealthy Baroness inside Harrington Convent, the orderly everyday affairs of the nuns and students are disrupted anew with unmitigated misfortune. When a body neatly wrapped in brown paper...
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While her tyrannical family is out of favor in Italy, young Catherine de Medici is raised in convents, then in 1533, when she is fourteen, her uncle, Pope Clement VII, arranges for her marriage to prince Henri of France,...
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"Six long years have passed since Angela Sullivan set eyes on a man. Six years since the man she loved ruined her--and her parents banished her to Stanbrook Abbey, where she's now preparing to take her vows of poverty, o...
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