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By Garner, Alan, 1934- author
Paperback.
Published London: 4th Estate, 2019
194 pages : 20 cm
In 'Where Shall We Run To?', Alan Garner remembers his early childhood in the Cheshire village of Alderley Edge: life at the village school as 'a sissy...

By Haslam, Dave, author
Paperback.
Published London: Constable, 2019
342 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : 20 cm
'Sonic Youth Slept on My Floor' is writer/DJ Dave Haslam's gloriously well-crafted memoir, documenting his encounters with inspiring characters including...

By Young, Yvonne, author
Paperback.
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 Flynn, Katie, author
CD.
Published Oxford: Soundings Audio Books, 2019
11 sound discs CDs (11 hrs, 30 mins.)
When Dot McCann, playing relievio with her pals, decides to hide in Butcher Rathbone's almost empty dustbin, she overhears a conversation which could...

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 McGrath, Melanie, 1964- author
Paperback.
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 Lee, Maureen, author
Paperback.
Published London: Orion, 2018
279 pages ; 20 cm
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 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 Thornton, Margaret, 1934- author
Paperback.
Published Sutton: Severn House Paperbacks, 2018
240 pages ; 23 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 Lee, Maureen, author
Hardback.
Published London: Orion, 2018
279 pages ; 24 cm
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...