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  • Published: 1 September 2010
  • ISBN: 9781409035817
  • Imprint: Cornerstone Digital
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 576
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The Cockney Angel




A stunning reissue of Dilly Court's gripping saga set in turn-of-the-twentieth-century London.

East London, 1865

Eighteen-year-old Irene Angel lives with her parents in a tiny room above the shop where her mother ekes out a living selling pickles and sauces while her father Billy gambles away their earnings. It is all Irene can do to keep the family together.

Billy's addiction soon leads him into trouble. Despite having been brought up by her father to fear and distrust the police, Irene finds herself forced to collaborate with them to save him from ruin. But Billy's errant ways finally catch up with him and he is imprisoned in Newgate jail. With her mother away from home, Irene has little choice but to seek help from Inspector Edward Kent - her sworn enemy. Only she can clear her father's name and unite the family once more...

  • Published: 1 September 2010
  • ISBN: 9781409035817
  • Imprint: Cornerstone Digital
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 576
Categories:

About the author

Dilly Court

Dilly Court grew up in North-east London and began her career in television, writing scripts for commercials. She is married with two grown-up children and four grandchildren, and now lives in Dorset on the beautiful Jurassic Coast with her husband. She is the bestselling author of more than thirty novels.

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Praise for The Cockney Angel

A must-read for lovers of Dilly Court's books - she describes what's happening so vividly you can feel and smell what she writes and draws you into the everyday life of her characters

Bournemouth Echo

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