The Magdalen Girls

Author: V.S. Alexander
Publisher: Kensington
ISBN: 1496706137
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Told with candor, compassion, and vivid historical detail, The Magdalen Girls is a masterfully written novel of life within the era’s notorious institutions—and an inspiring story of friendship, hope, and unyielding courage.

The Magdalen Girls

Author: V. S. Alexander
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781496706126
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When her beauty provokes a lustful revelation from a young priest, sixteen-year-old Teagan is sent to one of Dublin's Magdalen Laundries for fallen women, where she befriends two other girls who help her endure the harsh captivity.

The Magdalen

Author: Marita Conlon-McKenna
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1473510228
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But her existence is horribly changed when she becomes pregnant and is sent to the home for fallen women in Dublin, the Magdalen Laundry.

Kathy S Story

Author: Kathy O'Beirne
Publisher: Mainstream Publishing Company
ISBN: 9781840189681
Size: 72.66 MB
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Kathy O'Beirne's earliest memories are of being battered and sexually abused.

Ireland S Magdalen Laundries And The Nation S Architecture Of Containment

Author: James M. Smith
Publisher: University of Notre Dame Pess
ISBN: 0268182183
Size: 40.46 MB
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Because the religious orders have not opened their archival records, Smith argues that Ireland's Magdalen institutions continue to exist in the public mind primarily at the level of story (cultural representation and survivor testimony) ...

Do Penance Or Perish

Author: Frances Finnegan
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780195174601
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Frances Finnegan traces the history of the Magdalen Asylums in Ireland, homes founded in the 19th century for the detention of prostitutes undergoing reform, but which later received unwed mothers, wayward girls and the mentally retarded, ...

Whispering Hope

Author: Nancy Costello
Publisher: Orion
ISBN: 9781409160847
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Inspirational and moving, this is the story of five women brave enough to confront their past and strong enough to not let it define them.

Mariam The Magdalen And The Mother

Author: Deirdre Joy Good
Publisher: Indiana University Press
ISBN: 9780253345332
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" --Elaine Pagels, author of Beyond Belief and The Gnostic Gospels This volume presents a comprehensive portrait of Mary Magdalen.

The Magdalen Martyrs

Author: Ken Bruen
Publisher: Minotaur Books
ISBN: 9781429902359
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Lucifer took particular delight in tormenting those two, would tell them that God
had forsaken them, and the only thing those girls had was a simple faith. The she
-devil systematically eroded that. She used a blunt scissors to hack off the tresses
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Don T Ever Tell

Author: Kathy O'Beirne
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1780578172
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Don't Ever Tell is Kathy's harrowing account of her ruined childhood and of her subsequent fight for justice.