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An orphan's war —Green, Molly, author.

Liverpool, 1942. Maxine is haunted by the ghosts of a shameful past. She is unable to get close to her fellow staff at the Dr Barnado's Orphanage where she works as a nurse, for fear they might uncover her secret. So Max...

Dead beat —Hall, Patricia, 1940- author.
Large Print
2013
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When photographer Kate O'Donnell takes off for London from swinging Liverpool she has two things in mind: to make a career in the big city and to track down her older brother, who made the same trip earlier and has not b...

The Liverpool matchgirl —Andrews, Lyn, author.

Liverpool, 1901. The Tempest family is all but destitute, barely able to put food on the table. Thirteen-year-old Lizzie knows that she must find work to keep herself off the streets. In a stroke of luck, she gets a job ...

Heart and home —Andrews, Lyn, author.

Cathie Kinrade is all too used to hardship. Growing up on the Isle of Man in the 1930s, she sees her da set sail daily on dangerous seas while her mam struggles to put food on the table. Cathie has little hope for her ow...

Wartime girls —Baker, Anne, author.
Large Print
2016
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Grand National, 1933. Susie Ingram's fiance, Danny, is killed in a tragic accident. In a cruel twist of fate, Susie discovers she is carrying Danny's child and, shunned by his parents, she turns to her mother for support...

The four streets saga —Dorries, Nadine, 1957- author.

This is the complete story, in one volume, of Nadine's bestselling Four Streets Trilogy. Set in the Irish Catholic community of 1950s Liverpool and on the west coast of Ireland, this is a saga of working-class families. ...

The Liverpool matchgirl —Andrews, Lyn.
Large Print
2019
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Liverpool, 1901. The Tempest family is all but destitute, barely able to put food on the table. When Florrie falls ill with pneumonia and Arthur is imprisoned after a drunken fight, their thirteen-year-old daughter Lizzi...

Liverpool gems —Baker, Anne, author.

It is 1935 and as Carrie Courtney watches her twin sister, Connie, marry the man of her dreams, Carrie longs to find a love of her own. Having lost their mother at an early age, the girls were brought up by their maiden ...

The girl from Barefoot House —Lee, Maureen.

For Josie, life with her beautiful prostitute mother is all she ever wanted until her mother's death in a bomb raid leads her to live with her Aunt and Uncle. The dark shadow that her uncle casts on her life is lightened...

Sunlight on the Mersey —Andrews, Lyn.

The Great War is over, and sisters Iris and Rose are adjusting to life in their modest Liverpool home after their brother Charlie has returned from the front. But when their mother sends Rose to the beautiful Welsh villa...

The four streets —Dorries, Nadine, 1957- author.
Large Print
2015
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1950s Liverpool: In the tightly knit Irish Catholic community of the Four Streets, two girls are growing up. One is motherless, and hated by the cold woman who is determined to take her dead mother's place. Will her belo...

Let the bells ring —Baker, Anne.
Book On MP3
2012
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Hannah and her mother Esme are lucky to escape when their home is destroyed during a bombing raid. Forced to move in with Esme's sister-in-law, they make the best of things. Soon Hannah falls for Eric Goodwin. Is innocen...

Dead beat —Hall, Patricia, 1940-
Ebook
2011

"When photographer Kate O'Donnell takes off for London from swinging Liverpool she has two things in mind: to make a career and to track down her missing older brother. But when she does find a trace of Tom, he's still m...

Wartime girls —Baker, Anne, author.

It is the day of the Grand National, 1933, when Susie Ingram's fiancé, Danny, is killed in a tragic accident. In a cruel twist of fate, Susie discovers she is carrying Danny's child and, shunned by his parents, she turn...

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