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Joan Brady was born in California and danced with the New York City Ballet in her 20s, which became the subject of her highly-acclaimed autobiography The Unmaking of a Dancer. Her novel Death comes for Peter Pan was longlisted for the Orange Prize, and with Theory of War she became the first woman to win the Whitbread Book of the Year. She now lives in Oxford.
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Fairfield Hall - Margaret Dickinson
When Annabel Constantine is courted by James Lyndon, the Earl of Fairfield, she believes herself truly loved, and accepts his offer of marriage. It is only when she arrives at Fairfield Hall that she realises the part her scheming father has played - the birth of her son should secure the future of the Fairfield Estate. But others also lay claim to the inheritance and a vicous feud is ignited...