Small Gains by K. M. Peyton
  

Synopsis

Small Gains by K. M. Peyton

Set just after the Napoleonic wars, Small Gains is the story of Clara, a true heroine who struggles to keep her head above water in a time of poverty and prejudice. Nat, the cruel but incredibly attractive son of the local rich family, turns Clara and her family's lives upside down, both in the world of racing and in the flushes of first love. And with the threat of tuberculosis hanging over them all, Clara faces up to her extraordinary life and loves with certainty and passion.

About the Author

K. M. Peyton

Born in 1929 K. M. Peyton is a well known and well loved author of over 50 books for children. Author of the Flambards Series and A Pattern of Roses, both of which have been adapted for film, she was winner of the Carnegie Medal in 1969 for The Edge of the Cloud, part of the Flambards Series.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
368 pages
Interest Age: From 12

Author

K. M. Peyton
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Author's Website

kmpeyton.co.uk/

Publisher

Definitions an imprint of Random House Children's Publishers UK

Publication date

31st August 2013

ISBN

9781782950530


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