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By Lee, Maureen, author
Hardback.
Published Long Preston: Magna, 2019
429 pages (large print)
Liverpool, 1950. They say you can choose your friends, but you can't choose your family. Yet when Violet Duffy is asked to give a home to the orphaned...

By Brellend, Kay, author
Hardback.
Published Long Preston: Magna, 2019
432 pages (large print) ; 24 cm
Growing up in fear of their cruel, drunken father, Olivia Bone and her siblings haven't had an easy start in life. But when Livvie's fiancé Joe is killed...

By Thornton, Margaret, 1934- author
Hardback.
Published Long Preston: Magna, 2019
330 pages (large print) ; 24 cm
1960. Having been firm friends ever since they met in a Blackpool boarding house five years before, Val, Cissie and Janice are all now happily married...

By Thornton, Margaret, 1934- author
Hardback.
Published Long Preston: Magna, 2019
336 pages (large print) ; 24 cm
1957. Newly-wed Val Walker is looking forward to starting a family. Her best friend, the previously flighty Cissie, is expecting her second child, content...

By Mason, Maggie, 1945- author
Hardback.
Published Long Preston: Magna, 2019
438 pages (large print) ; 24 cm
Orphaned and destitute, will Grace find her own way in the world? When Grace's Ma passes away and her Da's ship sinks with all hands, Grace is utterly...

By Brellend, Kay, author
Hardback.
Published Long Preston: Magna, 2019
438 pages (large print) ; 24 cm
After her mother dies, Livvie Bone knows it's down to her to support her family and protect her younger siblings from their drunken father. But life in...

By Davies, Hunter
Hardback.
Published Long Preston: Magna, 2015
327 pages Large print
Ivy, Dulcie, Barbara, Ann, Dorothy and Jean all had different reasons for applying to work at Carr's biscuits, but once they had put on their overalls...

By Holmes, Jenny
Hardback.
Published Long Preston: Magna, 2018
420 pages ; 24 cm Large print
Summer 1936. With the mill towns of Yorkshire still in the grip of the Great Depression, newly trained midwife Hazel Price returns to the streets of her...

By Francis, June
Hardback.
Published Long Preston: Magna, 2017
366 pages ; 24 cm Large print
1959. Her modelling career in tatters and her long-term relationship with her sailor boyfriend at an end, nineteen-year-old Maggie Gregory returns to...

By Fox, Barbara
Large print.
Published Long Preston: Magna, 2017
330 pages ; 24 cm Large print
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,...
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