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By Pim, Keiron, author
Published London: Vintage, 2017
xxx, 390 pages : 20 cm
David Litvinoff was 'one of the great mythic characters of '60s London' - outrageous, possessed of a lightning wit and intellect, dangerous to know, always...

By Pannett, Mike
Published Long Preston: Magna, 2017
249 pages : 24 cm Large print
Mike Pannett tells the humorous and gentle tale of his laughs and larks growing up in the countryside and by the coast in the late 60s and early 70s

By Khan-Din, Ayub
Published London: Nick Hern, 2008
76 p. ; 20 cm Rev. ed
This play is set in Salford, in 1970, where the Khan children are buffeted this way and that by their Pakistani father's insistence on tradition, their...

By Robinson, Jill, author
Published Hebden Bridge: Berringden Books, 2016
293 pages
Jess shares barricaded bedroom with her downtrodden mother and dreams of escape but there are no refuges or help-lines, a woman requires a male guarantor...

By Fogle, Bruce
Large print.
Published Rearsby: Clipper Large Print Books, 2016
337 pages Large print
Every year, from the end of June to the end of August, Bruce and his family go to their cedar-clad cottage on the blue, wide lake on the edge of the wilderness...

By Hines, Richard
Published Leicester: Charnwood, 2016
348 pages ; 24 cm Large print
This is a breathtaking memoir of one remarkable boy's love for a culture lost to time, and his attempt to find salvation in the natural world

By Ahlberg, Allan
Large print.
Published Oxford: ISIS, 2016
136 pages : 24 cm Large print
Allan Ahlberg was adopted as a baby. In 1938 he was picked up in London by his new mother and taken back to Oldbury in the Black Country. Now he is one...

By Beeson, Sarah, author
Published London: Harper Element, 2016
343 pages ; 20 cm
All seems tranquil as newly qualified Health Visitor Sarah motors into a small Kentish hilltop village in her new green mini. She's barely out of the...

By Dole, Alf
Published Leicester: Ulverscroft, 2016
372 pages : 23 cm Large print
Pearly Kings and Queens are one of the quintessential icons of 'old London', originally invented to imitate and parody wealthy West End society but also...

By Fox, Barbara, 1962- author
Published London: Sphere, 2016
337 pages : 20 cm
Gwenda and Douglas Brady were among the millions of British children sent to live with new families for their own safety during the Second World War,...