The Playroom: A Novel

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Rhetorical, confrontational question to a person who is considered to be talking nonsense of too much. From 1536, Henry VIII decided to conquer Ireland and bring it under crown control. Stuart Pawson (1940 - 1016) - Pawson was the author of a series of books about Detective Inspector Charlie Priest which are set in the Yorkshire district. She has worked as ‘Poet in Residence’ at Wake Forest University and now lives in Lincoln.

Pages: 384

Publisher: Witness Impulse (May 6, 2014)

ISBN: B00FJ3A77E

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