Victorian Workhouse: The Diary of Edith Lorrimer, also known as Workhouse, is a My Story book written by Pamela Oldfield. It was Oldfield's second book for the series. The book was first published in September 2004, and reissued in November 2008 and February 2015.
"It's January 1871 when Edith, the sheltered daughter of a wealthy widow, pays her first eventful visit to the workhouse for the poor. There she meets Rosie, a rebellious, quick-tempered orphan who is always getting into trouble. Edith soon finds herself drawn into Rosie's wild schemes and both their lives are never the same again..."