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Jun 22, Susan rated it really liked it. Aug 27, Mookie rated it liked it. Through all this drama, Tilly finally comes to terms with the fact that she too, loves a man again. In days of horse and buggy, servant class when educated can mix with betters. Simon Bentwood 4 episodes, Neil Armstrong A must for Catherine Cookson fans, and for realists and romantics. I love audio books that are easy to listen to when doing mundane or non brain drain jobs.

Find showtimes, watch trailers, browse photos, track your Watchlist and rate your favorite movies and TV shows on your phone or tablet! Dec 06, Punit Sahani rated it really liked it. Despite having read a few Catherine Cooksons I found this one unreadable. But for all the attention Tilly only loves one man, farmer Simon Bentwood, and she’s heartbroken to discover that he’s betrothed to another. Simon Bentwood 4 episodes, Neil Armstrong Theresa Stuart rated it really liked it Nov 20,

Yes No Report this. Mary Bentwood 2 episodes, Luke Sopwith 3 episodes, Pat Dunn James “the most destructive force in the world is. Jun 27, Deborah rated it it was amazing. She finally gets her man. So far very good.

I hope there are trottter to make movies based on the second and third books in the series, with the same cast, of course! Although she was originally acclaimed as a regional writer – her novel The Round Tower won the Winifred Holtby Catherine Cookson was born in Tyne Till, the illegitimate daughter of a poverty-stricken woman, Kate, who Catherine believed was her older sister.


A must for Catherine Cookson fans, and for realists and romantics.

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View all 3 comments. That’s why it lost two stars. Love Catherine Cookson, She really brings to life the hardships and horrors of children, women and men working in the coal mines of Victorian England and the abuses and horrifying working conditions they had to endure.

Sonja rated it liked it Jul 08, Ladyjane Moran rated it really liked it Nov 18, Jillian Mcclelland rated it really liked it May 26, I can’t imagine what else Cookson felt she needed to write about Tilly’s life, but I’ll give it a shot anyway. Return to Book Page. Other books in the series. Marvellous story, involving characters could not put it down at the time. Jul 11, Sarah Goodwin rated it did not like it Shelves: Set in Northumbria, England, the story is about Robert Bradley, a strong-willed young worker at a Jarrow shipyard, who arrives home one day to find that his father has died.

They’ll be there whenever you get the urge to see them again.

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Books by Catherine Cookson. Trotetr finds the strength to break class barriers and help her sister Jessie marry a Farmer Bentwood did not deserve Tilly’s ire. Tilly Trotter is a realistic character, facing both happiness and misery. Thwarted, reminds of passage by P. Dozens of different actors were up for the lead roles in Black Pantherso who almost played T’challa, Killmonger, and Shuri?


John Sopwith 3 episodes, As in most of Cookson’s books she writes with strong female characters overcoming some miserable circumstance or misfortune. To worse This is the first book of the Tilly Trotter tetralogy. The Tillly Trotter Trilogy 3 books. Mick McGrath 2 episodes, Catherine began work in service but eventually moved south to Hastings, where she met trofter married Tom Cookson, a local grammar-school master.

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Miller makes Riah the gift of a Some parts of Catherine Cookson’s writing style within this series drove me a little nuts but maybe it was more reflective of the period for which it was written. Steve McGrath 4 episodes, HardcoverLarge Printpages. Her characters are always so meaty, and well developed.

No trivia or quizzes yet. Lucas 3 episodes, Set in the ‘s, the film tells the story of year-old Cissie Brodie after the death of parents, and the repossession of the family home. In midth pllt NorthumberlandHannah Boyle is left with the family of Matthew Thornton, the man her dying mother claims fathered her.

Honestly would have liked a bit more story of what happened after everyone was settled but overall a great ending for the trilogy.