Frost in May

White, Antonia

Book - 2006
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
Frost in May
"Nanda Gray, the daughter of a Catholic convert is nine when she is sent to the Convent of Five Wounds. Quick-witted, resilient and eager to please, she accepts this closed world where, with all the enthusiasm of the outsider, her desires become only those the school permits. Her single deviation from total obedience is the passionate friendships she makes"--Cover p. [4].

Publisher: London : Virago, 2006
ISBN: 9781844083787
Branch Call Number: FICTION WHITE 2006
Characteristics: x, 208 p. ;,20 cm


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The first novel that Virago deemed worthy to republish.

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Oct 30, 2010
  • snowspirit rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

Beautifully written but too much Catholic for me!


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