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The Narrowboat Girl , Annie, Murray
1 Annie, Murray The Narrowboat Girl
London Pan Books 2001 0330396285 / 9780330396288 Reprint Paperback; First Printing Near Fine  
Nice tight flat copy, no names or marks inside, appears unread. Cover artwork by Gordon Crabb. ; Mass Market PB; 458 pages; The chance of a new life opens up for young Maryann when she runs away with Joel Bartholomew on his working canal boat, to escape the unwanted attentions of her stepfather. But when Joel falls in love with her, she takes flight in panic and confusion.  
Price: 99.80 USD
 
 
Cricket In The Road , Anthony, Michael
2 Anthony, Michael Cricket In The Road
London Heinemann 1973 0435980327 / 9780435980320 Reprint Paperback Very Good-; Ex library copy with usual stamps and marks inside, slight loss to front endpaper, sticker tear to front cover, sunned spine.  
Good reading copy. ; Caribbean Writers Series; Ex-Lib; 143 pages; A wonderful collection of twenty stories about growing up in Trinidad complete with introduction by the author.  
Price: 126.72 USD
 
 
The Plains Of Passage , Auel, Jean
3 Auel, Jean The Plains Of Passage
London Coronet 1992 0340547421 / 9780340547427 Reprint Paperback; First Printing Very Good; Light reading creases to slightly concave spine, cover protected by self adhesive laminiate.  
Nice tight coipy, no names or marks inside. ; The Earth's Children Series; Mass Market PB; Vol. 4; 975 pages; Ayla and Jondalar journey slowly towards his home across the windswept grasslands of Ice Age Europe.  
Price: 141.46 USD
 
 
The Valley Of Horses , Auel, Jean M.
4 Auel, Jean M. The Valley Of Horses
London Coronet 1984 0340329645 / 9780340329641 Reprint Paperback; First Printing Very Good-; Light reading creases to slightly slanted spine, small sticker tear to front cover, slight foxing.  
Nice tight copy, no nmaes inside. Cover artwork by Geoff Taylor. ; The Earth's Children Series; Mass Market PB; Vol. 2; 588 pages; Ayla travels by herself to find the other people, those of her kind.  
Price: 116.42 USD
 
 
Goodbye Liverpool , Baker, Anne
5 Baker, Anne Goodbye Liverpool
London Headline 2002 0747267782 / 9780747267782 Reprint Paperback; First Printing Near Fine  
Nice tight flat copy, no names or marks inside, appears unread. Cover artwork by Gordon Crabb. ; Mass Market PB; 437 pages; After a disasterous marriage, Josie and her 10 year old daughter must flee Liverpool to escape the man they now both had reason to fear. But the past is never far away.  
Price: 108.18 USD
 
 
A Farewell To France , Barber, Noel
6 Barber, Noel A Farewell To France
London Coronet 1990 0340347090 / 9780340347096 Reprint Paperback; Thirteenth Printing Very Good+; Light reading creases, one cover corner crease.  
Nice tight flat copy, no names or marks inside. ; Mass Market PB; 734 pages; By the author of Tanamera. Set in Paris from the beginning of the 1930's, to the end of the Nazi occupation, this is an epic novel of star-crossed lovers torn apart by duty and devotion to others.  
Price: 116.42 USD
 
 
Summertime , Barker, Raffaella
7 Barker, Raffaella Summertime
London Quality Paperbacks 2001 Book Club Edition Paperback Very Good+; Minor reading creases.  
Nice tight flat copy, no names or marks inside. ; Mass Market PB; 374 pages; A sparkling comedy of rural life, by the author of Hens Dancing.  
Price: 99.80 USD
 
 
The Distant Horns Of Summer , Bates, H. E.
8 Bates, H. E. The Distant Horns Of Summer
Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England Penguin Books 1969 0140030085 / 9780140030082 Reprint Paperback; First Printing Very Good+; Minor edge wear.  
First paperback edition. Nice tight flat copy, no names or marks inside. Cover photograph by Ivan Atanasoff. ; Mass Market PB; 268 pages; James' new nanny was only seventeen and played all day with him. Then Mr Ainsworth took her attention. It was enough to make a small boy want to leave home.  
Price: 110.88 USD
 
 
9 Bolger, Dermot The Picador Book Of Contemporary Irish Fiction
London Picador 1994 0330326171 / 9780330326179 Reprint Paperback; Seventh Printing Very Good; Light reading creases, old ink price on front endpaper.  
Nice tight copy, no names inside. ; Trade PB; 560 pages; Not only a brilliant collection of modern Irish literature, but an eye opening introduction to Ireland today, with all it's diverse mix of culture and heritage.  
Price: 133.06 USD
 
 
To The Hermitage , Bradbury, Malcolm
10 Bradbury, Malcolm To The Hermitage
London Quality Paperback Direct 2000 Book Club Edition Paperback; Second Printing Very Good+; Light reading creases.  
Nice tight flat copy, no names or marks inside. ; Trade PB; 498 pages; A complex novel set both in the modern day and 200 years ago, as our hero goes to Russia to work on the Diderot project, a journey which reflects Diderot's (the encyclopedist) own journey there to enlighten the mind of Catherine the Great.  
Price: 133.06 USD
 
 
The Mad King , Burroughs, Edgar Rice
11 Burroughs, Edgar Rice The Mad King
New York Ace Books N.D. 0441514031 Reprint Paperback Very Good-; Light reading creases and shelf wear, remainder cut across top of reading block.  
Nice tight copy, no names or marks inside.; Mass Market PB; 252 pages; A beautiful girl in need of rescue, a courageous American hero, evil conspriators, narrow escapes, Burroughs at his thrilling best!  
Price: 79.20 USD
 
 
Kate Hannigan's Girl , Catherine Cookson
12 Catherine Cookson Kate Hannigan's Girl
London Bantam Press 2000 0593042298 / 9780593042298 First Edition Hardcover; First Printing Very Good+; Minor shelf wear.  
Maroon cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine. Nice tight copy, no names or marks inside. ; 288 pages; Cookson's one hundredth book. As Kate did, her daughter Annie has to face religious prejudice and a choice between a comfortable middle class life or a more risky future with the man she loves.  
Price: 237.60 USD
 
 
Settled Out Of Court & Alibi For A Judge , Cecil, Henry
13 Cecil, Henry Settled Out Of Court & Alibi For A Judge
London The Companion Book Club 1961 Book Club Edition Hardcover Very Good; Minor edge wear to DJ, small ink cross inside front cover, light foxing to endpapers and edges of reading block.  
Red cloth boards with gilt lettering to black title panel on spine. Nice tight copy, no names inside. ; Book Club Edition; 336 pages; Two crime stories: Settled out of Court about the murder committed by a man allergic to lies, and Alibi for a Judge.  
Price: 141.46 USD
 
 
Justice Is A Woman , Cookson, Catherine
14 Cookson, Catherine Justice Is A Woman
London Book Club Associates 1994 Book Club Edition Hardcover Very Good+; Slightly slanted spine.  
Green cloth baords with gilt lettering to spine. Nice tight copy, no names or marks inside. ; Book Club Edition; 319 pages; Bringing home his new wife in the year of the General Strike, 1926, Joe Remington hoped she would fit into her new life in the North East. But a wide rift opens between the couple, will a child heal or widen it?  
Price: 149.68 USD
 
 
Life And Mary Ann , Cookson, Catherine
15 Cookson, Catherine Life And Mary Ann
London Corgi 1974 0552090751 / 9780552090759 Reprint Paperback; Fourth Printing Very Good; Light reading creases, small ink name inside front cover.  
Nice tight flat copy. Cover artwork by Michael Codd. ; The Mary Ann Series; Mass Market PB; Vol. 5; 189 pages; Mary Ann is now 17 and discovers that life is indeed a sad and funny affair.  
Price: 99.80 USD
 
 
Marriage And Mary Ann , Cookson, Catherine
16 Cookson, Catherine Marriage And Mary Ann
London Corgi 1974 055209076X / 9780552090766 Reprint Paperback; Third Printing Very Good-; Light reading creases and shelf wear, small ink name inside front cover, paper starting to tone.  
Nice tight flat copy. Cover artwork by Michael Codd. ; The Mary Ann Series; Mass Market PB; Vol. 6; 144 pages; Even her approaching marriage does not cure Mary Ann of wanting to solve everyone else's problems, with her brother's wedding coming up and all the rest of the family getting into trouble.  
Price: 91.56 USD
 
 
Mary Ann and Bill , Cookson, Catherine
17 Cookson, Catherine Mary Ann and Bill
London Corgi 1974 0552093971 / 9780552093972 Reprint Paperback; Second Printing Very Good-; Light reading creases and shelf wear, small split at base of spine, small ink nmame inside front cover.  
Nice tight flat copy. Cover artwork by Michael Codd. ; The Mary Ann Series; Mass Market PB; Vol. 8; 172 pages; Bill was a little bull terrier pup which causes havok in Mary Ann's clean tidy house. At first she hated him.  
Price: 91.56 USD
 
 
Mary Ann's Angels , Cookson, Catherine
18 Cookson, Catherine Mary Ann's Angels
London Corgi 1974 0552092541 / 9780552092548 Reprint Paperback; Second Printing Very Good; Light reading creases, small ink name inside front cover, small amount of scribble to front cover.  
Nice tight flat copy. Cover artwork by Michael Codd. ; The Mary Ann Series; Mass Market PB; Vol. 7; 157 pages; Mary Ann has six year old twins, from her happy marriage to Corny Boyle.  
Price: 91.56 USD
 
 
The Gambling Man , Cookson, Catherine
19 Cookson, Catherine The Gambling Man
London Corgi 1995 0552143413 / 9780552143417 Reprint Paperback; Sixteenth Printing Very Good-; Light reading creases, old ink prices to front cover and endpaper, small dealer stamp to front endpaper.  
TV Tie in edition with cover showing Robson Green as Rory Connor from the Tyne Tees TV production. Nice tight flat copy. ; Mass Market PB; 316 pages; Rory Connor was a gambling man, and he had a gambler's luck. He feared nothing and nobody, not even the slum landlord he collected for. For an ordinary working lad, he was doing well - but a gambler's luck can turn.  
Price: 87.12 USD
 
 
The Lord And Mary Ann , Cookson, Catherine
20 Cookson, Catherine The Lord And Mary Ann
London Corgi 1974 0552088226 / 9780552088220 Reprint Paperback; Fourth Printing Good+; Some edge wear and splitting to spine, small ink name inside front cover, paper starting to tone.  
Cover artwork by Micheal Codd. ; The Mary Ann Series; Mass Market PB; Vol. 2; 159 pages; Having got her beloved father a good job on Mr Lord's farm, she thought it would all be plain sailing from now on. But the world of adults is full of pitfalls, and not even the indomitable Mary Ann can foresee everything.  
Price: 74.92 USD
 
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