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

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She wrote about the places in Warwickshire
that she remembered from growing up.

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

tray cloth

Mary Ann kept this cloth, woven with a picture of
country life. What do you think it reminded her of?

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