“In the future, perhaps…I predict it will be possible to travel from Manchester all the way to London in a matter of hours. Just think of it!”
“My daughter working for wages? It is not to be thought of. It would be a disgrace on the family,”
by Irvine Welsh.
This sweet book chronicles the experiences of 5 Rowntrees girls between the years 1932-1980.
by Richard Flanagan.
An Australian surgeon in a Japanese POW camp is haunted by his love affair with his uncle’s wife two years before.
“I saw you get into a common hackney…and I saw a man waving you goodbye from the door!”
“Let me stay a little longer in the sun,”