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By Heywood, John, author
Published Barnsley, South Yorkshire: Pen & Sword History, [2018]
xi, 180 pages : 24 cm
Almost all of us have happy memories of excursions and holidays spent beside the sea. For many, these will have included the Yorkshire coast which runs...

By Foley, Winifred, 1914-2009, author
Published Oxford: Soundings Audio Books, 2019
9 sound discs CDs (10 hrs.) Unabridged edition
After her years in domestic service, Winifred Foley married and started a family. But, while scraping a living as a charwoman in a rundown north London...

By Young, Yvonne, author
Published London: John Blake, 2019
279 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : 20 cm
Born in 1950s Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Yvonne Young's childhood was spent at the heart of the city's industry. With her grandfather working as a ship painter...

By McGrath, Melanie, 1964- author
Published London: Two Roads, 2019
246 pages ; 20 cm
This is the story of the Roman Road, an East End pie and mash shop and the lives, loves, and losses of the people who have worked and eaten there. Kelly...

By Miller, William, author
Published London: Profile Books, 2018
332 pages : 23 cm
Gloucester Crescent is a curving, leafy street hidden between Camden Town and Primrose Hill, unremarkable in many ways, unless you notice the lady in...

By Davies, Hunter, 1936- author
Published London: Simon & Schuster, 2017
392 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : 20 cm
This is a poignant, and very personal childhood memoir of growing up in Cumbria during the Second World War and into the 1950s

By Stockley, Peter, author
Published London: John Blake, 2016
xiii, 305 pages : 20 cm
After losing his mother at the age of 7 and living for a time in an orphanage, Peter Stockley had faced much tragedy. However, with the Scallywags he...

By Connelly, Charlie
Large print.
Published Long Preston: Magna, 2016
276 pages : 24 cm Large print
One forgotten street, 12 unforgettable women. ''Ang on boy, Joan's got sumfink to show yer.' She rummaged in a drawer for a moment, pulled out a piece...

By Batten, Helen
Published Rearsby: Clipper Large Print Books, 2016
416 pages Large print
When Helen Batten's marriage breaks down, she starts on a journey of discovery into her family's past and the mysteries surrounding her enigmatic nanna...

By Lee, Laurie, author
Published London: Penguin Classics, 2015
200 pages ; 20 cm
Laurie Lee left his childhood home in the Cotswolds when he was 19, but it remained with him throughout his life until, many years later, he returned...
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