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By West, Timothy, author
Hardback. English.
Published Leicester: Charnwood, 2019
For more than half a century, a shared love of canals and narrowboats has been inseparable from the marriage of Timothy West and Prunella Scales. The...

By Jason, David, 1940- author
Hardback. English.
Published Oxford: ISIS, 2018
In his first book David Jason told us about himself from his early years training as an electrician through to making it as one of Britain's greatest...

By Hart, Matthew, 1945-
Hardback. English.
Published Leicester: Charnwood, 2006
Large print ed
Matthew Hart tells the riveting story of the theft and recovery of some of the world's most important art, finding new leads and unexpected connections...

By Russell, Gwen, author
Hardback. English.
Published Long Preston: Magna, 2018
From the sleepy Welsh town of Pontypridd to the Hollywood Walk of Fame, from selling vacuum cleaners door-to-door to sell-out Las Vegas shows, Tom Jones...

By Hanson, Michele
Hardback. English.
Published Leicester: Charnwood, 2012
Michele Hanson grew up an 'oddball tomboy disappointment' in a Jewish family in Ruislip in the 1950s - a suburban, Metroland idyll of neat lawns, bridge...

By O'Hanlon, Kate, 1930- author
Hardback. English.
Published Oxford: ISIS, 2017
Kate O'Hanlon spent 16 years as sister in charge of A&E at the Royal Victoria Hospital in Belfast, working through the worst days of the Troubles. Told...

By Fox, Barbara, 1962- author
Hardback. English.
Published Long Preston: Magna, 2017
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,...

By Halson, Penrose, author
Hardback. English.
Published Leicester: Charnwood, 2017
In the spring of 1939, with the Second World War looming, two determined 24-year-olds, Heather Jenner and Mary Oliver, decided to open a marriage bureau...

By Russell, Lynn (Social history author), author
Hardback. English.
Published Long Preston: Magna, 2015
When Billy Butlin founded his holiday camps in 1936, they were bastions of community spirit and havens of luxury. Here, for one week, wives and mothers...

By Owen, Amanda (Shepherd), author
Hardback. English.
Published Long Preston: Magna, 2014
Amanda Owen has been seen by millions on ITV's The Dales, living a life that has almost gone in today's modern world, a life ruled by the seasons and...
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