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  • Mount!"/
    Mount! (Italian, Paperback) Jilly Cooper

    Rupert is consumed by one obsession: that Love Rat, his adored grey horse, be proclaimed champion stallion. When Gala, a grieving but ravishing Zimbabwean widow moves to Penscombe as carer for Rupert's wayward father, it is not just Gav who is attracted to her: a returning Rupert finds himself dangerously tempted.

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  • Rivals"/
    Rivals (Italian, Paperback) Jilly Cooper

    Into the cut-throat world of Corinium television comes Declan O'Hara, a mega-star of glamour with a radiant feckless wife, a handsome son and two teenage daughters. Declan needs only a few days at Corinium to realise that the Managing Director, Lord Baddingham, is a crook who has recruited him merely to help retain the franchise for Corinium.

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    Retired Greyhounds (English, Paperback) Carol Baby

    Every year many thousands of racing greyhounds retire from the racetrack and are successfully re-homed through dedicated greyhound charities. Written in association with Greyhound Rescue West of England, this title is suitable for those who own, or is thinking of owning a retired greyhound.

    $16.92 $32.95
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  • Polo"/
    Polo (Italian, Paperback) Jilly Cooper

    Ricky France-Lynch is moody, macho, and magnificent. He had a large crumbling estate, a nine-goal polo handicap, and a beautiful wife who was fair game for anyone with a cheque book. He also had the adoration of fourteen-year-old Perdita MacLeod. Perdita couldn't wait to leave her dreary school and become a polo player.

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  • Jump!"/
    Jump! (Paperback) Jilly Cooper

    Etta Bancroft - sweet, kind, still beautiful - adores racing and harbours a crush on one of its stars, the handsome high-handed owner-trainer Rupert Campbell-Black. Etta's life is transformed when she finds a horribly mutilated filly wandering in the woods. She names her Mrs Wilkinson and nurses her back to health.

    $15.24 $18.00
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    Mount! (English, Hardback) Jilly Cooper

    Features Rupert Campbell-Black who takes centre stage in the cut-throat world of flat racing. Rupert is consumed by one obsession: that Love Rat, his adored grey horse, be proclaimed champion stallion. He longs to trounce Roberto's Revenge, the stallion owned by his detested rival Cosmo Rannaldini.

    $24.88 $37.95
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  • Animals
    Animals in War (Multiple languages, Paperback) Jilly Cooper

    First published by Heinemann, Jilly Cooper has written a tribute to the role of animals in wartime. Many won medals for gallantry, like Rob, a mongrel, who made over 20 parachute jumps with the SAS. Too many others died, abandoned, in agony and alone, after serving their country with distinction.

    $13.67 $18.95
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    The Diary of a Provincial Lady (English, Hardback) E. M. Delafield

    * A delightful and witty celebration of the suburban British housewife

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    Class (Italian, Paperback) Jilly Cooper

    Describing herself as "upper middle class", Jilly Cooper claims that snobbery is alive and kicking! Meet her characters - Mr and Mrs Nouveau-Richards, Harry Stow-Crat and Jen Teale, and observe thair everyday pretensions - their courtships, furnishings, clothes, food and careers.

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    The Common Years (Italian, Paperback) Jilly Cooper

    A distillation of diaries compiled when the author lived beside Putney Common. They note the changing seasons and her encounters with dogs and their owners, and offer a portrait of life in a small community which combines the splendours of nature with gossip, illicit romances and jealousies.

    $11.79 $14.22
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    The Man Who Made Husbands Jealous (Italian, Paperback) Jilly Cooper

    Lysander Hawkley combined breathtaking good looks with the kindest of hearts. He couldn't pass a stray dog, an ill-treated horse or a neglected wife without rushing to the rescue. And with neglected wives the rescue invariably led to ecstatic bonking, which didn't please their erring husbands one bit.


    5 stars

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  • Jump!"/
    Jump! (CD-Audio) Jilly Cooper

    Etta Bancroft - sweet, kind, still beautiful - adores racing and harbours a crush on one of its stars, the handsome owner-trainer Rupert Campbell-Black. When her bullying husband dies, Etta's selfish, ambitious children drag her from her lovely Dorset house to live in Cotswold village of Willowwood and to act as an unpaid Nanny to their children.

    $17.91 $22.33
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  • Wicked!"/
    Wicked! (Italian, Paperback) Jilly Cooper

    Janna Curtis, the dynamic new head of Larks (Larkminster Comprehensive), has been drafted in to save what is a fast-sinking school from closure. Janna is young, pretty, enthusiastic and vastly brave - and she will do anything to rescue her demoralised, run-down and cash-strapped school.

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  • Bella"/
    Bella (Italian, Paperback) Jilly Cooper

    There was no doubt Bella Parkinson was a success: the most promising actress in London, bright, sexy - and hopelessly scatterbrained - she was taking the town by storm. Rupert Henriques, dashingly handsome and wealthy enough to buy her every theatre in London if she wanted it, couldn't wait to marry her... But Bella had a secret in her past.

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  • Octavia"/
    Octavia (Italian, Paperback) Jilly Cooper

    As soon as Octavia caught a glimpse of Jeremy in the nightclub, she knew she just had to have him. It didn't matter that he'd just got engaged to an old school friend of hers, plump, good natured Gussie; he was looking at Octavia in the way that suggested bed rather than breakfast, and she was weak at the knees...

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  • Imogen"/
    Imogen (Italian, Paperback) Jilly Cooper

    As a librarian, Imogen read a lot of books, but none of them covered real life on the Riviera. Her holiday with tennis ace, Nicky, and the whole glamorous coterie of journalist, playboy, photographer, was a revelation - and so was she. A prize worth winning.

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  • Prudence"/
    Prudence (Italian, Paperback) Jilly Cooper

    The trouble with the Mulholland family, Prudence decided, was that they were all in love with the wrong people. She'd been overjoyed when Pendle, her super-cool barrister boyfriend, invited her home for the weekend to meet his family.

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  • Score!"/
    Score! (Italian, Paperback) Jilly Cooper

    Sir Robert Rannaldini had two ambitions: to seduce his stepdaughter Tabitha Campbell-Black, and to put his mark on musical history by making the film of Verdi's opera, Don Carlos. As the crew gather at Rannaldini's haunted abbey for filming, it is inevitable that violent feuds, temperamental screaming, and devious plotting will ensue.

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  • Appassionata"/
    Appassionata (Italian, Paperback) Jilly Cooper

    Abigail Rosen, nicknamed Appassionata, was the sexiest, most flamboyant violinist in classical music, but she was also the loneliest and the most exploited girl. When a dramatic suicide attempt destroyed her violin career, she set her sights on the male-dominated heights of the conductor's rostrum.

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  • Jane
    Jane and Prudence (Paperback) Barbara Pym

    A charming and funny tale of match-making misadventures by an author whose fans include Philip Larkin, Alexander McCall Smith and Jilly Cooper.

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