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❮PDF / Epub❯ ☉ The Devil in the Marshalsea Author Antonia Hodgson – Shop-peters.de The first thrilling historical crime novel starring Thomas Hawkins a rakish scoundel with a heart of gold set in the darkest debtors’ prison in Georgian London where people fall dead as uickly as thThe first thrilling historical crime novel starring Thomas Hawkins a rakish scoundel with a heart of gold set in the darkest debtors’ prison in Georgian London where people fall dead as uickly as they fall in love and no one is as they seem London 1727 Tom Hawkins refuses to follow in his father’s footsteps and become a country parson His preference is for wine women and cards But there’s honor there too and Tom won’t pull family strings to get himself out of debt—not even whe.

N faced with London’s notorious debtors’ prison The Marshalsea Gaol is a world of its own with simple rules Those with family or friends who can lend them a little money may survive in relative comfort Those with none will starve in sualor and disease And those who try to escape will suffer a gruesome fate at the hands of its ruthless governor and his cronies The trouble is Tom has never been good at following rules even simple ones And the recent grisly murder of a debtor Captain R.

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ePUB Antonia Hodgson Í The Devil in the Marshalsea MOBI ☆ The Devil eBook Í Antonia Hodgson was born and grew up in Derby She studied English at the University of Leeds Her first novel The Devil in the Marshalsea won the CWA Historical Dagger 2014 and was shortlisted for several other awards Its seuel The Last Confession of Thomas Hawkins was released to widespread acclaim in 2015 Her third novel A Death at Fountains Abbey comes out in August 2016

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    ePUB Antonia Hodgson Í The Devil in the Marshalsea MOBI ☆ The Devil eBook Í devil download, marshalsea free, The Devil mobile, in the book, Devil in the ebok, The Devil in the Marshalsea PDFSet in a debtor's gaol in London 1727 The Devil in the Marshalsea provides for an insightful look at the harsh conditions the inhabitants had to ensure as a result of not being able to pay pitiful fines There's an island like mentality to the Marshalsea as the gaol grounds separates itself from the world around it; It comprises a uniue small community complete with a barber saloon tea house and other traders What's interesting is that some of the souls who inhabit the Marshalsea are there by choice choosing to live among the disease danger and sualor rather than try


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    ePUB Antonia Hodgson Í The Devil in the Marshalsea MOBI ☆ The Devil eBook Í devil download, marshalsea free, The Devil mobile, in the book, Devil in the ebok, The Devil in the Marshalsea PDFThis is a murder mystery with a difference being set almost entirely within the confines of an eighteenth century debtors' prison Our narrator Tom Hawkins is a young man who has rebelled against his clergyman father's plans for his future and is enjoying himself in London spending all his money on drinking and gambling After a big win at the card tables one night Tom is attacked on his way home and his winnings are stolen leaving him unable to pay his debts Taken to the notorious Marshalsea Prison he is horrified to discover that the last occupant of his cell Captain Roberts was murdered The killer has never been caught but Tom's new roommat


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