A Shop Girl Gets the Vote by Rachel Brimble

  • File Size:?1676 KB
  • Print Length:?436 pages
  • Publisher:?Aria (February 5, 2019)
  • Publication Date:?February 5, 2019
  • Sold by:?Amazon.com Services LLC
  • Language:?English

Description

1911, Bath.

Banished from her ancestral home, passionate suffrage campaigner Esther Stanbury works as a window dresser in Pennington’s Department Store. She has hopes and dreams for women’s progression and will do anything to help secure the vote.

Owner of the prestigious Phoenix Hotel, Lawrence Culford has what most would view as a successful life. But Lawrence is harbouring shame, resentment and an anger that threatens his future happiness.

When Esther and Lawrence meet, their mutual understanding of life’s challenges unites them and they are drawn to the possibility of a love that neither thought existed.

With the Coronation of King-Emperor George V looming, the atmosphere in Bath is building to fever pitch, as is the suffragists’ determination to secure the vote. Will Esther’s rebellious nature lead her to ruin or can they overcome their pasts and look to build a future together?

Previously published as?A Rebel at Pennington’s.