Fallen Grace

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Fallen Grace is a book by Mary Hooper set in Victorian London in 1861. It is a story about two sisters, Grace and Lily Parkes. Who, as a result of the death of their mother and the absence of their father, are orphans.

Cover of Fallen Grace

Grace takes on the role of mother to her older sister with a cognitive disability. They live in impoverished conditions until they are taken in by a wealthy family with ulterior motives.

This book has received positive reviews from Booklist, Kirkus Reviews, and the New York Times.

This book is appropriate for young adults.

References[edit]

  • "Fallen Grace, by Mary Hooper". Booklist Online. 2011-02-15. Retrieved 2012-06-18.
  • "Fallen Grace by Mary Hooper". Kirkus Book Reviews. 2010-12-15. Retrieved 2012-06-18.
  • Foreman, Amanda (15 May 2011). "The Hard-Knock Life". The New York Times. p. 24.
  • "Review: Fallen Grace by Mary Hooper". Wondrous Reads: Young Adult & Children's Fiction: Reviews, News, Interviews. 2010-06-25. Retrieved 2012-06-18.