Wideacre.

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Dec 15,  · We turned to look back over the way we had come, and the shape and the setting of Wideacre opened up to me, like a magical page in a picture book, seen for the first time. Closest to us, and extending far below us, were the green sweet slopes of the Downs, steep at the top, but easy as soft shoulders lower down/5().

Apr 01,  · Wideacre book. Read 1, reviews from the world's largest community for readers. From #1 New York Times bestselling author Philippa Gregory comes the st /5.

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Dec 15,  · Wideacre: A Novel (Wildacre Trilogy Book 1) - Kindle edition by Philippa Gregory. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets.

Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Wideacre: A Novel (Wildacre Trilogy Book 1)/5(). Wideacre is a historical novel by Philippa dam-projects.com novel is Gregory's debut, and the first in the Wideacre trilogy that includes The Favoured Child () and Meridon ().

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Set in the second half of the 18th century, it follows Beatrice Lacey's destructive Author: Philippa Gregory. I wrote Wideacre in an old ruled notebook by hand, and put on the front, 'Philippa Gregory – Best Selling Novel'.

Unbelievably it was. It sold world-wide in a bidding war and I decided to become a writer. Book opens in The novel is set in the second part of the eighteenth century, during the time of the enclosure acts, a series of UK.

Jul 01,  · Buy a cheap copy of Wideacre book by Philippa Gregory. Beatrice Lacey, as strong-minded as she is beautiful, refuses to conform to the social customs of her time.

Destined to lose her family name and beloved Wideacre Free shipping over $/5(6). Check out this great listen on dam-projects.com Featuring a foreword recorded exclusively for Audible by Philippa Gregory and an interview with the author.

Philippa Gregory's first story in the best-selling Wideacre trilogy. A compelling tale of passion and intrigue set in the 18th century. From the. Jun 17,  · This novel is different, though far from good. Philippa Gregory's writing is such that it is easy to picture every scene, every charachter.

There are some twists to her plot, though nothing unpredictable. Wideacre is a cross between a cheap romance and a truly perverse, sexual fantasy.

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The book is full of sex scenes, most of which are incestuous/5. I read the first book of the trilogy - Wideacre many years ago when it reached best-seller status.

I was gripped from the very first page and became a huge fan of Phillipa Gregory's thereafter. The opening page had me hooked. It became apparent that Wideacre was everything, it was the bond that united the family and the pinnacle of desire for a /5.

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Plus, receive recommendations and exclusive offers on all of your favorite books and authors from Simon & dam-projects.comed on: May 02, Nov 10,  · Wideacre was sold worldwide and heralded as a literary sensation on publication.

The novel is the first in a trilogy, succeeded by The Favoured Child and Meridon. The release of Wideacre launched Philippa Gregory as a new interpreter of historical fiction, one focused on women as active agents in a historical period/5().

The Wideacre series takes place in the second half of the 18th Century, and it initially kicks off with the story of Beatrice Lacey. When readers first meet her, Beatrice is a relatively normal girl, the daughter of the squire of an estate called Wideacre.

Beatrice clearly loves her father but she is even more devoted to the state of Wideacre. Jun 17,  · From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Other Boleyn Girl comes the final book of the extraordinary Wideacre trilogy as the heir to the great estate comes home at dam-projects.comn knows she does not belong in the dirty, vagabond life of a gypsy bareback /5.

Philippa Gregory's first story in the best-selling Wideacre trilogy. A compelling tale of passion and intrigue set in the 18th century.

From the author of The Other Boleyn Girl and The Virgin's dam-projects.comre Hall, set in the heart of the English countryside, is the ancestral home that Beatrice Lacey loves. Nov 01,  · Wideacre I have been entranced by many of Gregory's novels but this one I actually deleted from my library after reading over half of it.

I got no enjoyment from reading the main character plotting one heartless murder after another/5(65). Gregory wrote her first novel Wideacre while completing a PhD in 18th-century book history, and living in a cottage on the Pennine Way with first husband Peter Chislett, editor of the Hartlepool Mail, and their baby daughter, Victoria.

They divorced before the book was dam-projects.comge: English. Philippa Gregory’s début novel, Wideacre, is a difficult book to describe without spoiling the plot, but I’ll give it a try. I’ve read reviews which damned it and reviews which praised it, and I’ve agreed with both.

Beatrice Lacey wants her family estate, Wideacre. Wideacre By Philippa Gregory Reading Group Discussion Guide INTRODUCTION Description Beatrice Lacey, as strong-minded as she is beautiful, refuses to conform to the social customs of her dam-projects.comed on: May 02, Jul 01,  · "Meridon", the concluding book of the Wideacre series, is vastly different than "Wideacre" and "The Favored Child", and for me, vastly better.

This is extremely high praise, considering that I very much enjoyed the first two books in the series.5/5(5). The gore-splashed, snarly saga of beautiful Beatrice, daughter of the Squire of Wideacre in 18th-century England. Beatrice's long list of deep-sixing achievements—murder, maiming, persecution of the innocent, incest and other steamy etceteras—are tossed off for one purpose only: to control and secure for herself and children the beloved estate of Wideacre, slated to be delivered into the.

Gregory's full-blown first novel is a marvelously assured period piece, an English gothic with narrative verve. Beatrice Lacey loves nothing more than the family estate, Wideacrenot her bluff, hearty. Nov 01,  · Wideacre: A Novel - Ebook written by Philippa Gregory.

Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Wideacre: A Novel/5(39). Wideacre: A Novel (The Wideacre Trilogy series) by Philippa Gregory. The publisher has supplied this book in DRM Free form with digital watermarking.

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This is the story of the severe and unbelievable lengths Beatrice goes to in order to secure her place at Wideacre forever, only to tragically bring about its eventual ruin.

By far the biggest flaw in this book is that most of the characters, the heroine(?) in particular, are extremely unlikable.

I will continue the series. Nov 11,  · Wideacre was sold worldwide and heralded as a literary sensation on publication. The novel is the first in a trilogy, succeeded by The Favoured Child and Meridon. The release of Wideacre launched Philippa Gregory as a new interpreter of historical fiction, one focused on women as active agents in a historical period.4/4(1).

Philippa Gregory's first novel and first in the bestselling Wideacre trilogy. A compelling tale of passion and intrigue set in the eighteenth century. From the author of The Other Boleyn Girl and The Virgin's Lover. `If it was the way of the world that girls left home, then the world would have to change.

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FREE expedited delivery and up to 30% off RRP on select textbooks shipped and sold by Amazon AU/5(3). Wideacre (Book): Gregory, Philippa: Strong-willed Beatrice Lacey refuses to conform to the limited life of an eighteenth-century woman.

Threatened with the loss of her family name and beloved Wideacre estate once she is wed, she decides to take destiny into her own hands. Seduction, betrayal, even murder-- Beatrice's passion is without apology or conscience.

Yet even as Beatrice's scheming. Nov 10,  · Beatrice Lacey, daughter of Wideacre Hall, will not accept society’s rules that women cannot inherit The internationally bestselling debut from the author of The Other Boleyn Girl and Three Sisters, Three Queens.

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Free shipping for many products!/5(8). Dec 01,  · Wideacre was sold worldwide and heralded as a literary sensation on publication. The novel is the first in a trilogy, succeeded by The Favoured Child and Meridon. The release of Wideacre launched Philippa Gregory as a new interpreter of historical fiction, one focused on women as active agents in a historical period/5(K).Wideacre: A Novel (1) (The Wideacre Trilogy) by Philippa Gregory and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at dam-projects.comFree download or read online Wideacre pdf (ePUB) book.

The first edition of the novel was published in April 1stand was written by Philippa Gregory. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format.

The main characters of this historical, historical fiction story are Beatrice Lacey, Harry Lacey. The book has been /5.