Our Rose

Our Rose

What readers are saying about Our Rose: 'This has to be the best book I have ever bought' 'What impressed me the most about the book was the absolute attention to detail that made you feel like you were there with Rose in wartime London' ...

Author: Victor Pemberton

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9780755392506

Category: Fiction

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There are some problems a quick wit cannot overcome... As war descends on London, a young woman struggles to hold her family together in Victor Pemberton's gripping saga Our Rose. Perfect for fans of Harry Bowling and Dilly Court. Growing up just around the corner from Islington's Chapel Market, the second of six children born in the tiny flat above Mr Popov's piano factory, red-headed, big-hearted Rose Humble is used to holding her own in the world. When there's a family problem - her father's arrest for thieving, her mother losing her job at the London Transport Staff Canteen - it is Rose who somehow manages to bring the Humbles through the crisis. But as she grows older and war starts to cast its shadow over all their lives, Rose realises there are some problems a quick wit and a ready tongue cannot solve. And she also comes to see that there are people who are not all they seem... What readers are saying about Our Rose: 'This has to be the best book I have ever bought' 'What impressed me the most about the book was the absolute attention to detail that made you feel like you were there with Rose in wartime London' 'Our Rose was a wonderful story - I loved it from start to finish'
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Caroline s War Vale Valhalla

Caroline s War  Vale Valhalla

A compelling epic World War I saga Joy Chambers. than not, abandoned by the
men who got them into trouble, abandoned by their families, living in asylums
until their children are born, with little hope of ever relinquishing their shame.

Author: Joy Chambers

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9781472225269

Category: Fiction

Page: 480

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Before Caroline can find peace, the world must go to war... Caroline's War: Vale Valhalla follows the lives of a group of Australians through the years prior to, and during, the Great War. From bestselling author Joy Chambers, this tale is the perfect read for fans of Pam Jenoff and Margaret Leroy. At the novel's heart, is the constant life-long hatred between two mortal enemies and the woman who loves one of these men with an abiding passion yet marries the other: Matthew Craken, flamboyant dilettante; John Conrad Fleet, the steadfast, honest soldier; and Caroline Dere the woman in both their lives. When Matthew is badly injured by John Conrad in a fight over the death of John Conrad's sister, Matthew takes retribution by ensuring he captures Caro for himself. Their story is played out against the searing background of the First World War where ultimately Matthew, John Conrad and Caro find that the power of forgiveness can bring peace. What is being said about Joy Chambers' novels: 'Joy Chambers' research is amazing' 'I look forward to more. Joy Chambers just gets better with each book' 'Brimming with drama and intrigue' - Publishing News
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Mother Jones Magazine

Mother Jones Magazine

The Global novelist of the future has to imagine the commune winning so that
there will be no war and no end of the world. ... is that it "puts us forever in the
deity business," when our best hope for salvation actually lies in precisely the
opposite direction. ... Outlining a compelling, detailed blueprint for overcoming
one of the greatest challenges in human history would take, ... JAZZ
CLEOPATRA: Josephine Baker in Her Time, by Phyllis Rose, Doubleday, 321
pages, $22.50 BY LISA ...

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Mother Jones is an award-winning national magazine widely respected for its groundbreaking investigative reporting and coverage of sustainability and environmental issues.
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Forthcoming Books

Forthcoming Books

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- 642 - 3064 . the natation ... they can play in improving our criminal justice
system as they learn to outsmart the lawyers & render the kind of justice they
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Author: Rose Arny

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ISBN: UOM:39015040082201

Category: American literature

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1998 Publishers Trade List Annual

1998 Publishers Trade List Annual

19.00 In the early twentieth century , our spirited heroine , Camellia , is
determined to find happiness and fulfillment in both ... a battle spans eight years
between Clint Murdock and encroaching civilization and the white wolf and
untamed nature . ... highest degree as John and Kneret become entrapped in the
takeover of Rose Garden City and become its only hope of ... 8.00 Western saga
of Blain Hawk , from his family's beginnings as slaves in the South to their trek
West in search of ...

Author: R R Bowker Publishing

Publisher: Reed Reference Publishing

ISBN: 0835241505

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

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Library Journal

Library Journal

When volving Marissa and a mysterious man them begin to question their own
lack of war breaks out , seems tacked on . ... 6/1/97 ) begins with the compelling
Beyond the Millennium . ... Unfortunately , the char lyn , ashamed of a disfiguring
birthmark family yet more problems to test their acterization of the teenagers ...
threatens her young son's ily saga , effortlessly depicting the con George
McKenna . ... implications in our Peart , Jane . had high hopes that his religious
con society .

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ISBN: UVA:X006045730

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The Library Journal

The Library Journal

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Includes, beginning Sept. 15, 1954 (and on the 15th of each month, Sept.-May) a special section: School library journal, ISSN 0000-0035, (called Junior libraries, 1954-May 1961). Also issued separately.
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School Library Journal

School Library Journal

classical tenet that war is an inevitable re that allows readers to absorb
information discussion of camera types ... fully that modern fairy tales are not just
for Clinton : A First Lady for our Time . warfare need not be an all - or - nothing
kids . ... for readers to clusion and hope that man is not neces YA — Military
historian General S. L. A. see how and why she came to ... photographs and
ephemeral paperbacks with broad YA can history , part family saga , this title will
are divided among six ...

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ISBN: UOM:39015082957039

Category: Children's libraries

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West Coast Review of Books

West Coast Review of Books

She writes fine poetry and energy will solve our problems . He finds a way to dim
the rosy picture considerably before proteaches in an atmosphere designed to
crush the viding alternatives . life ... By the end of the book one book , this one
needed more elbow grease and hopes the thugs will carry out , against the ...
And it really shows the potential for sag in saga . ... first chapters take us through
the tribu determine by circumstantial evidence and their lations of the van
Cortland family .

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105015636678

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New Statesman Society

New Statesman Society

Only two of my six local ( Speyhawk , Regalian , Grand Metropolitan ) .
booksellers have heard of it . ... Jacqueline Rose ' s The Haunting of Sylvia A
tougher - minded and more inspiring Plath ( Virago ) . vision ... s roles , concerns
and atof Morrison , and yes , she touches on incest , " a culture of hope " to
replace the grand titudes . ... swirling family saga , this novel intrinsically — and
now so anachronisti - , Prize into something women truly deserved . took Herron
18 years to complete .

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Best Sellers

Best Sellers

When the Civil War tion scene between the two women , to which the novel
actually broke out , Ross enlisted on the side of the wheezingly works up , is
about as dramatic as the arrival Union and rose to the rank of Major . His family
was of the morning paper . in Lawrence , Kansas at the time of the savage raid of
Then too , the novelist has a ... He was a journeyman printer was almost literally
looking into my open grave ' in a and newspaper man with a compelling love in
his heart ...

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America

America

His story begins in a little village on the island of Panay before the war. ... From
the morning freshness and hope of this scene, the mood of the novel runs
through many changes. ... writing—a compelling blend of strength and
tenderness—and could so easily have told the same story without ... Forsyte
Saga, which, though it preserved the essence of finality, held still the quiet beauty
of the fading rose.

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The Publishers Weekly

The Publishers Weekly

Fawcett Gold Medal , RUMPOLE AND THE GOLDEN $ 3.50 JUBIABÁ THREAD
This family saga begins as a flashback Jorge Amado , translated by Margaret
John Mortimer . ... A study in power to defend the innocent and uphold the Gerald
Rosen . ... lida Erskine - Brown ( “ ' the Portia of our wacky novel opens in 1939
with Danfor life makes for compelling reading . ... and they an aging Olympic
medalist commits ar ny's workaholic father , also his chief end on varying notes of
hope or ...

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ISBN: OSU:32435029805249

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Books Out Loud

Books Out Loud

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ISBN: UOM:49015003120145

Category: Audiobooks

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Public Opinion

Public Opinion

In obedience to a sentiment masquerading as common sense we have tried to
make all our neighbors friendly . ... and the other a tax upon employers of working
people — and thus we find the law compelling the poor to lay by something ...
The amount expended rose from 47,000,000 marks in the first year to 99,000,000
marks in the tenth , the sum total ... by ex - Premier Sagasta and Marshal Martinez
Campos , who knows from experience the difficulties of Spanish warfare in Cuba
.

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ISBN: UOM:39015030323680

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The Video Source Book

The Video Source Book

She's Nobody's Baby 1981 Explores and celebrates the women who overcame
cultural limitations to help shape our history . Designed ... She's the One 1996 ( R
) ** Another Irish family saga from Burns covering lots of the same territory as "
The Brothers McMullen . " Semi - slacker taxi driver Mickey Fitzpatrick ( Burns )
impulsively marries passenger Hope ( Bahns ) and their romance is ... Shifting
Sands 1918 Compelling film tells the tale of a young girl looking to be a
successful artist .

Author: David J. WEINER

Publisher:

ISBN: 0787634115

Category: Video recordings

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The New York Times Book Review

The New York Times Book Review

And if you were to ask us what single gift would suit just about any adult on your
holiday list, we'd recommend, without a ... A saga of Cro-Magnon and
Neanderthal men, who Inhabited Europe 35,000 years ago. ... Members of a
German family torn asunder by the Nazis find each other and romance in present
-day America. ... One hundred ordinary men and women talk about their hopes
and fears. ... A memoir of the Pacific war. ... FREE TO CHOOSE, by Milton & Rose
Friedman.

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ISBN: UOM:39015079609049

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VideoHound s Golden Movie Retriever

VideoHound s Golden Movie Retriever

Legends of the Fall <&<& 1994 (R) Sweeping, meandering, melodramatic family
saga set in Montana (though filmed in ... prospectors, some Indians, and even a
feisty gal or two help or hinder our treasure seekers. ... After rigorous training, the
men find themselves being sent into battle at a remote outpost, where they'll learn
about war and survival. ... bookie, Hope sparkles. ... Adapted from the Julian
Barry play, this is a visually compelling piece that sharply divided critics upon
release.

Author: Jim Craddock

Publisher: Gale / Cengage Learning

ISBN: 0787674702

Category: Music

Page: 1655

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Describes and rates more than twenty thousand videos, and provides indexes by theme, awards, actors, actresses, and directors.
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