Aug 20, · Katie Mulholland is my favorite Cookson book (along with the Dwelling Place). When I'm asked to list my top 10 favorite books of all time this one is always included. Once you read the first couple of pages you will not be able to put it down/5(62). Such a woman was Katie Mulholland. At 15, a scullery maid in the house of the Rosires, she had been raped by the master. Now, many years later, she had enough money to maintain three carriages if she wanted to, and she was on her way to see Bernard Rosier under very different circumstances. This book is, if I'm honest, out of my prefered. Jan 01, · This well crafted novel by a master storyteller weaves the spellbinding tale of beautiful Katie Mulholland, who began life as the daughter of a miner. The life of a miner in class conscious, mid nineteenth century England was fraught with poverty, and Katie was forced to go into service at a tender age in order to help her family.5/5(3). View the profiles of people named Katie Mulholland. Join Facebook to connect with Katie Mulholland and others you may know. Facebook gives people the.
May 03, · In 'Katie Mulholland', however, I felt the author was in competition with herself to see how many Awful Things she could make happen to one character! Rape, unwanted pregnancy, wife-beating, murder, miscarriage of justice, corruption, false imprisonment, eviction and homelessness, incest, unrequited love - this book has it all and tonyasgaapartments.coms: According to the publishers this ""rich and spellbinding novel covers three generations of English life, from the 's up to the turbulent days of World War II."" They forgot to add that it's a suspense novel. The question, two thirds of the way through is what can possibly happen next. At this point, heroine Katie, who had started life as a scullery maid, was raped by the young master at. Editions for Katie Mulholland: (Mass Market Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition), (Paperback published in ), May 03, · Fantastic life story of Katie Mulholland, I have read this book about five times over the years and enjoyed it every time. I do like Catherine Cookson stories she lived in those times and in her stories she describes the way people used to live and brings the character's to life/5(61).
item 3 Katie Mulholland by Cookson, Catherine Hardback Book The Fast Free Shipping - Katie Mulholland by Cookson, Catherine Hardback Book The Fast Free Shipping. $ Last one Free shipping. No ratings or reviews yet. Be the first to write a review. Best Selling in Fiction & Literature. Jul 14, · Are you sure you want to remove Katie Mulholland from your list? There's no description for this book yet. Can you add one? Subjects. Man-woman relationships, Single mothers in fiction, Lesbians in fiction. Katie Mulholland began life as the daughter of a miner. In , at the age of 15, she goes into service as a scullery maid for the Rosier family, who are members of the local gentry and owners of the mine for which her father works. She catches the eye of Bernard Rosier, the heir to the Rosier Mining Company, an accomplished seducer who uses force with Katie when charm fails. Sep 05, · Born into poverty, Katie Mulholland is forced to find work as a maid in the house of a wealthy family. But the beautiful young girl captures the eye of her employer's evil son, who rapes her and leaves her pregnant. Out for themselves, the family forces /5().