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Elley Forrest was a woman of substance resolved to rise above the obstacles life posed for her and to realize her dreams despite the odds . . . despite a marriage filled with pain and the one man she loved more than life itself. A memorable epic of struggles and love.
Paperback, 425 pages
Published November 1st 1987 by Jove Books (first published October 1987)
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Looking Glass Years is set in Pittsburg and Chicago in the late 1800s. Elly Forrest does what she can to hold her family together after her father's death (he was a union activist who came to a bad end). The son of one of the local steel magnates rapes her younger sister, and Elly tries to get him arrested - but all she accomplishes is getting them run out of town. The Forrests move to Chicago where an aunt lives and start a new life trying to put the past behind them. Elly meets two young men w ...more
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