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The Glovemaker It Is 1649 Charles I Has Been Beheaded, Cromwell Is Running The Country, And A New Law Targeting Unwed Mothers And Lewd Women Has Been Passed A Law That Presumes That Anyone Who Conceals The Death Of Her Illegitimate Child Is Guilty Of Murder When A Dead Infant Is Found Buried Behind The Smithfield Slaughterhouse, All Fingers Point To Thirty Nine Year Old Glover S Assistant Rachel Lockyer A Fiercely Independent Woman, Rachel Has Been Carrying On An Affair With A Married Man, A One Time Political Agitator With A Radical Group Known As The Levelers Though No One Knows For Certain That Rachel Was Even Pregnant, She Is Arrested.So Comes An Investigation, Public Trial, And Unforgettable Characters Gouty Investigator Thomas Bartwain, Fiery Elizabeth Lillburne And Her Revolution Chasing Husband, Huguenot Glover Mary Du Gard, And Others Spinning Within Are Rachel And William, Their Remarkable Love Story, And The Miracles That Come To Even The Commonest Lives. Review originally posted on Blogcritics.comAn open and shut case That s what the prosecutor said She murdered the infant and she will hang Infant murder trials, quite prevalent in seventeenth century England were akin to the witch hunts in colonial America.The remarkable story of Rachel Lockyer, unmarried glove maker and her lover, William Walwyn, is set against the English civil war of 1649 After King Charles is beheaded, Oliver Cromwell s army and the Puritans run the country The Levelers Review originally posted on Blogcritics.comAn open and shut case That s what the prosecutor said She murdered the infant and she will hang Infant murder trials, quite prevalent in seventeenth century England were akin to the witch hunts in colonial America.The remarkable story of Rachel Lockyer, unmarried glove maker and her lover, William Walwyn, is set against the English civil war of 1649 After King Charles is beheaded, Oliver Cromwell s army and the Puritans run the country The Levelers, a small faction of agit Accidents of Providence was kindly provided to me by Netgalley for Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.1.5 starsAccidents of Providence is a historical fiction novel which tells the story of Rachel Lockyer s arrest after she is accused of killing a newborn child that was found buried in the woods The novel started off a little dry and the storyline wasn t in the least bit interesting, but I suppose that should be expected with historical fiction There was a bit of a mystery going on so that helped make Accidents of Providence was kindly provided to me by Netgalley for Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.1.5 starsAccidents of Providence is a historical fiction novel which tells the story of Rachel Lockyer s arrest after she is accused of killing a newborn child that was found buried in the woods The novel started off a little dry and the storyline wasn t in the least bit interesting, but I suppose that should be expected with historical fiction There was a bit of a mystery going on so that helped make it intriguing The investigator in charge of the case goes through deposing the witnesses involved for the first few chapters and then it delves into the romance of Rachel and William Walwyn This was my major problem with the book this supposed remarkable love story between these two was extremely lacking William was a married man Poorly written puffed up drivel Barely a plot What a dry way to look at politics in the 1640s, not sure if it s a boring period of history or the author just couldn t deliver Felt no excitement, no sadness, attachment or sympathy towards Another 2012 release, the second one in the Read A Thon and from Netgalley When it comes to reading, I m one of those few people that can say I read alot but when it comes to the historical fiction genre, it s not something that tends to grab me unless the storyline is interesting and that is what happened with Accidents of Providence It s the year 1649 in England , King Charles has been beheaded for Treason and laws are being brought in left,right and centre In the first chapter we meet Mary Another 2012 release, the second one in the Read A Thon and from Netgalley When it comes to reading, I m one of those few people that can say I read alot but when it comes to the historical fiction genre, it s not something that tends to grab me unless the storyline is interesting and that is what happened with Accidents of Providence It s the year 1649 in England , King Charles has been beheaded for Treason and laws are being brought in left,right and centre In the first chapter we meet Mary DuGard , a widow and owner of a glove making shop , she seems to be the type of woman who prefers to be in the background, not make a fuss and keep to herself a real introverted soul Though, one decision as Mary is about to lea

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