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Ten memorable mothers in literature

Mothers in books come in many forms, as in life itself. Whether loving, critical, visionary or downright hysterical, here’s our list of the most memorable mothers in fiction

Marigold

Mrs Bennett

 

 

Topaz

Mrs March

Ruth Jamison

 

 

Marilla Cuthbert

Alife's Mum

Charlotte Phelan

 

 

Caroline Gill

Miss Honey

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