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Bitter Seed

By: Meg Hutchinson
Narrated by: Annie Aldington
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Summary

Having suffered much cruelty at the hands of her father, Isabel Kenton is shocked to hear after his death that he was not her real father. 

Isabel inherits their house while her twin brother, Mark, is left the family steel works. But when World War I breaks out, Mark joins the RAF, and Isabel must take responsibility for the management of the business. Struggling to keep the business alive, she must also discover who she really is.

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Good story well written

Good story.
However - and this is on me, and me alone - I struggle to listen to a narration by Annie Aldington that is not from the Adams Family series, as the characters (in anything else, such as this story) just sound like Boots or Sammy (males) and Chinese Lady or Polly (females).

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Great read

This book has been most enjoyable and well narraited did not it to end.



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stunning story

Amazing story..
The hardship women had to go through to be in charge.
Annie Aldington brought all characters life..absolutely amazing.
I'm a very big fan of Annie Aldington.

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Disappointed

Story didn’t seem to go anywhere, very poor narration. I stick with it to the end

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