Toppsta - Childrens Books – Reviews

Mayor of Casterbridge, The

by
,

Mayor of Casterbridge, The Reviews | Toppsta

Book Rating: 0 based on 0
0 Reviews
Write a Review

Henchard is a handsome farm labourer. When he gets drunk at a country fair, he sells his wife and child to a sailor. The next day, ashamed by what he has done, he lets people believe that his wife has died. Thus begins a chain of events which leads Henchard deep into dishonesty and betrayal. Repentant and determined to change his ways, Henchard works hard to improve his fortunes. He becomes rich, and is elected mayor of Casterbridge - though his temper and his pride make him difficult to like. When Henchard's wife and daughter come back to find him, will he accept them? And what might they want from him? Will a reunion mean a happy ending?

Mayor of Casterbridge, The Reviews | Toppsta

9781906230395
  • ISBN: 9781906230395
  • Pub Date: 20th June 2012
  • Publisher: Real Reads
  • Imprint: Real Reads
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number of Pages: 64

Share on

Series

This is Book 45 in the Real Reads Series. See all Real Reads books here.

Sign up to our newsletter for...

Free Book Giveaways, Recommendations & more

Be the first to write a Review


No one has written a review for 'Mayor of Casterbridge, The'

Why not be the first to share your opinion?

About Thomas Hardy

THOMAS HARDY (1840-1928) was an English novelist and poet. London-based illustrator ANN KRONHEIMER specialises in children's publishing, picture and story books, early readers and educational books for infants up to young adults. She uses a dip pen and ink, sometimes with a wash and sometimes just line, combining traditional style with modern imagery....

More about Thomas Hardy

About Ann Kronheimer

Based in the Midlands, Beth Gunnell lives her childhood daydream of drawing all day long and works as a freelance designer. Since 2003, as well as illustrating beautiful patterns for colouring books, Beth has been creating artwork for a range of products, from babywear to chocola...

More about Ann Kronheimer

Ratings

  • (0 Reviews)
  • (0 Reviews)
  • (0 Reviews)
  • (0 Reviews)
  • (0 Reviews)