Janet Benton

Janet Benton

Janet Benton's debut novel LILLI DE JONG, the diary of an unwed Quaker mother in 1883 Philadelphia, was released by Nan A. Talese/Doubleday in 2017. LILLI DE JONG has been designated a Library Journal and NPR Best Book 2017, an Amazon top pick in fiction, and a top pick at PureWow Book Club, Ingram Reading Group Choices, Barnes and Noble new releases, BookBub (which has recommended it in 20 "best of" lists) and more. Professional reviews in print and online and feedback from readers have been overwhelmingly positive. Find out more, listen to interviews, and read reviews and interviews at www.janetbentonauthor.com.

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    • Lilli de Jong

    • A Novel
    • By: Janet Benton
    • Narrated by: Erin Moon
    • Length: 12 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Pregnant, abandoned by her lover, and banished from her Quaker home and teaching position, Lilli de Jong enters a charity for wronged women to deliver her child....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • informative and depressing

    • By Evelyn on 09-13-17

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