'Slammerkin' A poor young girl in 18th-century England dreams of fine clothes, velvets and ribbons. But can this common girl with uncommon aspirations fulfill her dreams? Lisa talks to novelist Emma Donoghue about her novel, Slammerkin. (Harcourt Brace; ISBN: 0151006725)
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A poor young girl in 18th-century England dreams of fine clothes, velvets and ribbons. But can this common girl with uncommon aspirations fulfill her dreams? Lisa talks to novelist Emma Donoghue about her novel, Slammerkin. (Harcourt Brace; ISBN: 0151006725)