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The Reinvention of Ivy Brown : a Novel.

Author: Roberta Taylor
Publisher: London : Atlantic Books Ltd., 2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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It is February 1963, and London is enduring the coldest winter anyone can remember. Ivy Brown, typist at the Wiseman Pulverizer Company, is about to turn thirty. As she sits, staring at the back of the typist in front of her and trying to avoid thinking about her impending birthday, two things lift her from her gloom: her brand new Beaver Lamb coat and thoughts of Arthur ... Arthur is the man on whom Ivy has pinned  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Taylor, Roberta.
Reinvention of Ivy Brown : A Novel.
New York : Atlantic Books Ltd, ©2010
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Roberta Taylor
ISBN: 9781848877825 184887782X
OCLC Number: 792686693
Description: 1 online resource (183 pages)
Contents: Cover; Also by Roberta Taylor; Copyright; Dedication; 1963 APRIL; PART ONE; Chapter One: 1963 FEBRUARY; Chapter Two: 1963 FEBRUARY; Chapter Three: 1963 FEBRUARY; Chapter Four: 1983 LONDON; Chapter Five: 1963 FEBRUARY; Chapter Six: 1963 FEBRUARY; Chapter Seven: 1963 FEBRUARY; Chapter Eight: 1963 FEBRUARY; Chapter Nine: 1963 FEBRUARY; Chapter Ten: 1963 FEBRUARY; Chapter Eleven: 1963 FEBRUARY; Chapter Twelve: 1983 HOLLAND; Chapter Thirteen: 1963 FEBRUARY; Chapter Fourteen: 1963 FEBRUARY; Chapter Fifteen: 1963 FEBRUARY; Chapter Sixteen: 1963 FEBRUARY. Chapter Seventeen: 1983 APRIL; Chapter Thirty-One: 1963 APRIL; Chapter Thirty-Two: 1963 APRIL; Chapter Thirty-Three: 1963 APRIL. Chapter Thirty-Four: 1963 APRILChapter Thirty-Five: 1963 APRIL; Chapter Thirty-Six: 1963 APRIL; Chapter Thirty-Seven: 1963 APRIL; Chapter Thirty-Eight: 1963 APRIL; Chapter Thirty-Nine: 1963 APRIL; Chapter Forty: 1963 APRIL; Chapter Forty-One: 1963 APRIL; Chapter Forty-Two: 1963 APRIL; Chapter Forty-Three: 1983 LONDON.

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Roberta Taylor's memoir Too Many Mothers sold over 250,000 copies. Her gripping first novel, now available in paperback, is a tale of love and betrayal set in the freezing winter of London in 1963.  Read more...

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"'A lovely book... [Roberta Taylor] is such a good writer... so original and different from other people, so outspoken and yet so warm.' Jilly Cooper * 'What a fabulous book! The early sixties period Read more...

 
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