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The Merrybegot By Julie Hearn

The Merrybegot
by Julie Hearn

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Presents the story of Nell who lives with her grandmother, the local cunning woman and healer. When one of the minister's daughters falls pregnant, she and her sister accuse Nell of putting a curse on them. The witchfinder general, Matthew Hopkins, is called in, the local villagers turn nasty and Nell's grandmother falls victim to their hatred.
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The Merrybegot by Julie Hearn

This is the story of Nell who lives with her grandmother, the local cunning woman and healer, in a west country village in the seventeenth century. When one of the minister's daughters falls pregnant, she and her sister attempt to conceal it by accusing Nell of putting a curse on them. The witchfinder general, Matthew Hopkins, is called in and in an atmosphere of fear, the local villagers turn nasty and Nell's grandmother falls victim to their hatred. Nell is all alone, and in great danger.

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About Julie Hearn


Julie Hearn's first novel Follow Me Down was published in hardback in July 2003. The paperback was published in May 2004. She lives in Abingdon, Oxford.

Additional information

GOR000861890
The Merrybegot by Julie Hearn
Julie Hearn
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Oxford University Press
2005-02-03
288
0192791575
9780192791573
Short-listed for Guardian Children's Fiction Prize 2005
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