go to the bit where Mary Ann...
 grows up   goes to school   moves to Coventry   moves to London   changes her name   falls in love   writes stories

Coal Miners...

She wrote about the coal miners
who she used to see walking to work.

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what Mary Ann wrote

Even some Victorians found her writing difficult to read,
so don't worry if you find it old fashioned or hard.

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Mary Ann thinks of coal mines...
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