Serious Intent

Serious Intent

Margaret Yorke / Oct 28, 2020

Serious Intent Tom an invalid World War II veteran lives with the help of his housekeeper Ivy in The Willows No one knows his son is in prison for murder Richard Gardner lives down the road with his second wife V

  • Title: Serious Intent
  • Author: Margaret Yorke
  • ISBN: 9780892965830
  • Page: 391
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Tom, an invalid World War II veteran, lives with the help of his housekeeper Ivy in The Willows No one knows his son is in prison for murder Richard Gardner lives down the road with his second wife, Verity, and her two sons No one knows she is seriously disturbed Young Mark Conway is learning some nasty lessons while in the care of his baby sitter Ivy, old Tom s housekTom, an invalid World War II veteran, lives with the help of his housekeeper Ivy in The Willows No one knows his son is in prison for murder Richard Gardner lives down the road with his second wife, Verity, and her two sons No one knows she is seriously disturbed Young Mark Conway is learning some nasty lessons while in the care of his baby sitter Ivy, old Tom s housekeeper No one knows Ivy s teenage stepson, Steve, has some very dangerous tendencies No one except Marigold Darwin Marigold Darwin, a retired civil servant, has returned to Haverscot, the village where, as a child, she lived in Richard Gardner s house As she house hunts, she meets Mark and one of Richard Gardner s hostile stepsons and is drawn into the lives of the boys and their families, gradually becoming aware of the conflicts, fears, and serious intents among them Marigold makes some plans of her own She realizes that tensions are building to the breaking point, some of the children are violent, and lives may be at risk even Marigold s own.

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      • Margaret Yorke

        Margaret Yorke was an English crime fiction writer, real name Margaret Beda Nicholson n e Larminie.Margaret Yorke was awarded the 1999 CWA Cartier Diamond Dagger.


    116 Comments

    1. Interesting, interesting book. It took me a little while to get pulled in -- I'd say that there are 4 main characters, each with his or her own intertwining story -- but I'm glad I stuck with it. The hopes and comforts of childhood contrasted with the routine and loneliness of old age, the pain of being in a disastrous marriage, the desperation of feeling deprived and taking "what's due" -- all pulled me through to a painful yet liberating conclusion. This wasn't an easy read, but Yorke has a wa [...]


    2. So, far Margaret Yorke never disappoints. In this one, as in all the others, we get such a great picture of the personalities of all her characters as well as a real feel for life in an English village.


    3. I always enjoy a good Margaret Yorke book and this one didn't disappoint! The lives of three families interact with some disastrous results. Her books always end with a happy feel good ending.


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