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The second book 'Sapphire Battersea' sees Hetty's first attempt at a [[MeaningfulRename new identity]], explores Hetty's working life and as a scullery maid, enjoying the naivety of {{Puppy Love}} with the local Butcher's boy and [[spoiler:her mother's traumatic death]], the effects lingering throughout the rest of the series.

The 3rd book and the final book that concludes 'Hetty Feather', 'Emerald Star' sees Hetty's 2nd attempt at a [[MeaningfulRename new identity]], finding her father to the dismay of his current family, returning back to the country for her foster father's death, and reconciling her feelings to [[PatientChildhoodLoveInterest Jem]], her foster brother whom she shares a brief [[ChildhoodFriendRomance romance]] with, and [[spoiler:running away to the circus.]]

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The second book 'Sapphire Battersea' sees Hetty's first attempt at a [[MeaningfulRename new identity]], explores Hetty's working life and as a scullery maid, enjoying the naivety of {{Puppy Love}} with the local Butcher's boy and [[spoiler:her mother's traumatic death]], the effects lingering throughout the rest of the series.

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The 3rd book and the final book that concludes 'Hetty Feather', 'Emerald Star' sees Hetty's 2nd attempt at a [[MeaningfulRename new identity]], finding her father to the dismay of his current family, returning back to the country for her foster father's death, and reconciling her feelings to [[PatientChildhoodLoveInterest Jem]], her foster brother whom she shares a brief [[ChildhoodFriendRomance romance]] with, and [[spoiler:running away to the circus.]]with.





** Also, arguably Jem and Bertie could apply in a gender-inversed way.



* GeneHunting: Hetty is desperate to find her mother and father..
* HeldGaze: Hetty and Jem at his wedding reception
* InsufferableGenius: Hetty, particularly as a child.
** Thankfully, by the 3rd book Hetty has mellowed in her precocious-ness.

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* GeneHunting: Hetty is desperate to find her mother and father..
father.
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* HeldGaze: Hetty and Jem at his wedding reception
reception.
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* InsufferableGenius: Hetty, particularly as a child.
** Thankfully, by
child. By the 3rd book Hetty has mellowed in her precocious-ness.



** Also arguably signifies the end of Jem and Hetty's romantic relationship.

* LoveTriangle: Janet, Jem and Hetty in "Emerald Star", then Jem, Hetty and Bertie in 'Little Stars.'
** Made even more painful when Hetty almost ruins Jem and Janet's wedding by cropping up, causing Jem to admit his undying love for her and kissing him in 'Little Stars'.

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** Also arguably signifies the end of Jem and Hetty's romantic relationship.

* LoveTriangle: Between Janet, Jem and Hetty in "Emerald Star", then Jem, Hetty and Bertie in 'Little Stars.'
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Star". Made even more painful when Hetty almost ruins Jem and Janet's wedding by cropping up, causing Jem to admit his undying love for her and kissing him in ''Little Stars''.
%% ** Jem, Hetty and Bertie in
'Little Stars'.Stars.'



* ProtagonistCenteredMorality: The entire series is written from child and teenaged Hetty's perspective, naturally unintentionally or even intentionally skewing facts at times.
** Hetty even rewrites some of her memoirs in 'Emerald Star'.
* TagalongKid and TheBabyOfTheBunch: Diamond

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* ProtagonistCenteredMorality: The entire series is written from child and teenaged Hetty's perspective, naturally unintentionally or even intentionally skewing facts at times.
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times. Hetty even rewrites some of her memoirs in 'Emerald Star'.
%% * TagalongKid and TheBabyOfTheBunch: Diamond



* UnfortunateName

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%% * UnfortunateName



* ShrinkingViolet: Gideon to a T, throughout the whole series.
* SpiritedYoungLady: Hetty the whole way through the series, often pushing peoples buttons.
* WhatBeautifulEyes: Hetty's eyes are described as 'Sapphire blue'.
* WillTheyOrWontThey: Hetty and Jem, then Hetty and Bertie.
** Thankfully at least by the end of 'Little Stars' Hetty and Bertie finally get together after months of the {{Relationship Revolving Door}}.
* TheWickedStage: Hetty's landlady Miss Gibson disapproves of her Music Hall and Acting career.

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%% * ShrinkingViolet: Gideon to a T, Gideon, throughout the whole series.
* SpiritedYoungLady: Hetty the whole way through the series, often pushing peoples buttons.
* WhatBeautifulEyes: Hetty's eyes are described as 'Sapphire 'sapphire blue'.
* WillTheyOrWontThey: Hetty and Jem, then Hetty and Bertie.
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Bertie. Thankfully at least by the end of 'Little Stars' Hetty and Bertie finally get together after months of the {{Relationship Revolving Door}}.
%% ** Hetty and Jem, then
* TheWickedStage: Hetty's landlady Miss Gibson disapproves of her Music Hall and Acting career.career.
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* GeneHunting: Hetty is desperate to find her mother and father.

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* GeneHunting: Hetty is desperate to find her mother and father.father..
* HeldGaze: Hetty and Jem at his wedding reception


* TheWickedStage: Hetty's landlady Miss Gibson disapproves of her Music Hall and Acting career.
** Thankfully at least by the end of 'Little Stars' Hetty and Bertie finally get together after months of the {{Relationship Revolving Door}}.

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* TheWickedStage: Hetty's landlady Miss Gibson disapproves of her Music Hall and Acting career.
** Thankfully at least by the end of 'Little Stars' Hetty and Bertie finally get together after months of the {{Relationship Revolving Door}}.Door}}.
* TheWickedStage: Hetty's landlady Miss Gibson disapproves of her Music Hall and Acting career.

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* TheWickedStage: Hetty's landlady Miss Gibson disapproves of her Music Hall and Acting career.

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* WhatBeautifulEyes: Hetty's eyes are described as 'Sapphire blue'.

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* AbusiveParents: Diamond's father, who sells her to the circus.


* TagalongKid/BabyOfTheFamily: Diamond

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* TagalongKid/BabyOfTheFamily: TagalongKid and TheBabyOfTheBunch: Diamond

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* TagalongKid/BabyOfTheFamily: Diamond

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* BitterWeddingSpeech: Hetty is asked to speak at Jem's wedding, and says goodbye, rather bittersweetly.

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** Also arguably signifies the end of Jem and Hetty's romantic relationship.

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* LastKiss: Jem and Hetty before his wedding.


* AttemptedRape: In 'Little Stars: the significantly older Sampson attempts to rape the underage drunk Hetty, fortunately foiled, though costing her job as a result.

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* AttemptedRape: In 'Little Stars: Stars', the significantly older Sampson attempts to rape the underage drunk Hetty, fortunately foiled, though costing her job as a result.

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