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  • Old Filth
    Old Filth (English, Paperback) Jane Gardam

    A genuine masterpiece - funny, brilliant and wise - Old Filth is now reissued with a new cover.

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  • A Long Way From Verona
    A Long Way From Verona (English, Paperback) Jane Gardam

    A 'violent experience' at the age of nine colours Jessica Vye's schooldays and her reaction to the world around her, for she has been told that she is, 'beyond all possible doubt', a born writer.

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  • Bilgewater
    Bilgewater (English, Paperback) Jane Gardam

    *A classic novel of English adolescence

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  • Last Friends
    Last Friends (English, Paperback) Jane Gardam

    The witty and sparkling new novel from Jane Gardam, bestselling author of Old Filth.

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  • The Man In The Wooden Hat
    The Man In The Wooden Hat (English, Paperback) Jane Gardam

    A box of delights - another masterpiece from Jane Gardam and a companion novel to OLD FILTH

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  • God On The Rocks
    God On The Rocks (Paperback) Jane Gardam

    *A moving, Booker shortlisted story of a girl's coming of age, beautifully rejacketed for this reissue

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  • The Sidmouth Letters
    The Sidmouth Letters (English, Paperback) Jane Gardam

    This collection brings together past and present, probing many and varied lives. The title story examines Jane Austen's love life, while others introduce a trio of Kensington widows, mean-spirited and middle-aged; a stranger, awaited with dread; and the mercurial changes in young love.

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  • Crusoe's Daughter
    Crusoe's Daughter (Paperback) Jane Gardam

    * A reissue of one of Jane Gardam's best-loved novels

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  • The Flight Of The Maidens
    The Flight Of The Maidens (Paperback) Jane Gardam

    A delightful and touching novel set in post-war summer of 1946 as three young women embark on the adult world.

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  • The People On Privilege Hill
    The People On Privilege Hill (Paperback) Jane Gardam

    * A new collection that is a masterclass in the art of the short story from Jane Gardam, bestselling author of OLD FILTH

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  • The Vet's Daughter
    The Vet's Daughter (Paperback) Barbara Comyns

    Barbara Comyns' witty and touching classic The Vet's Daughter tells the story of Alice, a young woman from Edwardian south London who is gripped by strange and mysterious powers.

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  • The Hollow Land
    The Hollow Land (English, Paperback) Jane Gardam

    Bell and Harry explore an enchanted world of wonder where they run into an Egg Witch and also a very famous Londoner who moves to town, in a collection of rural stories from the award-winning author of Crusoe's Daughter. Original.

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  • Summer After The Funeral
    Summer After The Funeral (Paperback) Jane Gardam

    A mysterious clergyman is dead. His daughter Athene is desolate. Through a muddle and the vagueness of her family, Athene finds herself in the summer after her father's funeral marooned in a cottage with a painter, then in a hotel and finally in a school, empty apart from a schoolmaster.

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  • The Stories
    The Stories (Hardback) Jane Gardam

    In every story in this treasure-house of a new collection Jane Gardam shakes out life and finds diamonds in its folds.

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  • Bilgewater
    Bilgewater (English, Paperback) Jane Gardam

    Originally published in 1977, Jane Gardam's Bilgewater is an affectionate and complex rendering-in-miniature of the discomforts of growing up and first love seen through the eyes of inimitable Marigold Green, an awkward, eccentric, highly intelligent girl. The Evening Standard described Bilgewater as "one of the funniest, most entertaining, most unusual stories about young love."...

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  • Last Friends
    Last Friends (English, Paperback) Jane Gardam

    Third book in the Old Filth trilogy (Old Filth, The Man in the Wooden Hat, Last Friends). The marriage of Edward Feathers and Betty as seen through the eyes of Edwards friend and Betty's lover Terry Veneering.

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  • Faith Fox
    Faith Fox (English, Paperback) Jane Gardam

    The story of a motherless girl named Faith and her family and close friends, all of whom are determined to see her live a happy life....

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  • Showing The Flag
    Showing The Flag (Paperback) Jane Gardam

    The flag that is shown, literally and metaphorically, by these characters is always the Union Jack. Gardam's stories are acutely observed social commentaries on Englishness, its weaknesses and its illusions.

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  • Faith Fox
    Faith Fox (Paperback) Jane Gardam

    * A brilliant, witty and moving novel about keeping the faith in extreme adversity

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  • The Flight of the Maidens
    The Flight of the Maidens (English, Paperback) Jane Gardam

    Jane Gardam, author of the Old Filth Trilogy, delivers another modern classic in The Flight of the Maidens. With her characteristic wit, Gardam captures a moment in time for three young women on the cusp of adulthood. With keen perception the novel charts the course of this trio as they boldly face their uncertain futures....

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