North and South (Paperback)

Staff Pick Badge
North and South Cover Image
$19.95
Not Available In-Store - Usually Ships from Warehouse in 1-5 Days

Staff Reviews


There was a time when I finally finished all of Jane Austen's books (twice) and I suddenly didn't know where to turn next. I loved reading about dances, and witty banter, and most importantly, Society with a capital S. After getting stuck in a long reading rut, I stumbled upon North and South, and despite the lack of dances, I found beautiful writing, memorable friendships, and a fair amount of tempestuous romance. This book is more political and industrial than my Austen-norm, but it was just the right book for my fix. I found myself sucked into the troubling world of cotton factories, and unjust class prejudices. Margaret Hale has now become one of my favorite heroines. She's pulled out of her comfortable country lifestyle and thrown into this busy working environment, and we are reminded that there are two sides to every story.

Leah

Description


Widely hailed as Elizabeth Gaskell's finest novel, the title 'North and South' refers to the contrast between the industrial north and the agricultural south of England. 'North and South' tells the complex and moving story of Margaret Hale, a woman with ties to both worlds.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781477659458
ISBN-10: 1477659455
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
Publication Date: June 15th, 2012
Pages: 434
Language: English
Merchant Services
SecurityMetrics for PCI Compliance, QSA, IDS, Penetration Testing, Forensics, and Vulnerability Assessment