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Introduces three monologues starring Thora Hird, including her final performance. They are: 'The Last of the Sun'; 'A Cream Cracker Under the Settee', and 'Waiting for the Telegram'. She won a BAFTA for Best Actress for her performance in this monologue.
By Thora Hird (narrator)

CD/Spoken Word:

9780563523475 | Unabridged edition (Bbc Pubns, August 2, 2004), cover price $26.95 | About this edition: Introduces three monologues starring Thora Hird, including her final performance.

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Product Description: With pictures from performances across her long and illustrious career and Dame Thora's own memories of them, as well as personal photographs of Thora with family and friends from the entertainment world, this book is a tribute to the universally loved and cherished first lady of showbusiness...read more

Paperback:

9780340786451 | Hodder & Stoughton, June 1, 2002, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: With pictures from performances across her long and illustrious career and Dame Thora's own memories of them, as well as personal photographs of Thora with family and friends from the entertainment world, this book is a tribute to the universally loved and cherished first lady of showbusiness.

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Product Description: 'As time moves on like the waves on the seashore that I love to watch, I realize that there's no going back. I'm just hoping that the Good Lord is pleased with how I have used the talents he invested in me all those years ago.' Dave Thora Hird's life story brings us humorous and affectionate reminiscences, from the early days of being 'spotted' by George Formby to her BAFTA-winning performances for Alan Bennett's Talking Heads...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Paperback:

9780007107667 | Harpercollins Pub Ltd, November 1, 2001, cover price $13.99 | About this edition: 'As time moves on like the waves on the seashore that I love to watch, I realize that there's no going back.

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Product Description: Reveals her reflections and her behind the scenes stories from glamourous engagements to domestic and family commitments. This entertaining, thoughtful memoir is a fitting tribute to Dame Thora's later years.

Paperback:

9780340746196 | Hodder & Stoughton, May 1, 2001, cover price $27.50 | About this edition: Reveals her reflections and her behind the scenes stories from glamourous engagements to domestic and family commitments.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9781840325010 | Hodder & Stoughton, April 1, 2000, cover price $19.99

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Product Description: Since she was born in Morecombe more than 80 years ago, Thora Hird has accumulated a repertoire of "home truths", pithy epigrams which contain pearls of perennial wisdom about everyday living. In a book which resembles "Life's Little Instruction Book", Thora shares some of these thoughts...read more

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780745165004, titled "Thora Hird's Little Book of Home Truths" | Unabridged edition (Chivers Audio Books, February 1, 2000), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Since she was born in Morecombe more than 80 years ago, Thora Hird has accumulated a repertoire of "home truths", pithy epigrams which contain pearls of perennial wisdom about everyday living.

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Product Description: Did you ever wonder what has happened to gas mantles and chimney pieces, or why people don't go 'courting' anymore? In her new book, Thora Hird takes us on a trip down memory lane to the world as it was before the Second World War...read more

Hardcover:

9780753154519 | Large print edition (Isis Large Print Books, August 1, 1999), cover price $25.95 | About this edition: Did you ever wonder what has happened to gas mantles and chimney pieces, or why people don't go 'courting' anymore?

Paperback:

9780006280682, titled "Thora Hird's Book of Bygones" | Zondervan, August 1, 1998, cover price $11.99 | About this edition: Did you ever wonder what has happened to gas mantles and chimney pieces, or why people don't go 'courting' anymore?

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Product Description: An entertaining little book full of traditional wisdom and humorous anecdotes, this collection is gathered from Thora Hird's marvelous repertoire of 'home truths'.

Paperback:

9780006280668 | Zondervan, July 31, 1998, cover price $8.99 | About this edition: An entertaining little book full of traditional wisdom and humorous anecdotes, this collection is gathered from Thora Hird's marvelous repertoire of 'home truths'.

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Product Description: This is a collection of Old Testament Bible stories. This audio version includes the stories of Noah, Moses, Samson and Delilah, David and Goliath, Daniel in the Lion's den, and Jonah and the Whale.
By Thora Hird (narrator)

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9781859983331 | Abridged edition (Hodder & Stoughton, January 1, 1997), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: This is a collection of Old Testament Bible stories.

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Product Description: This cassette contains the story of the life of Jesus, read by Thora Hird.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9781859983461 | Abridged edition (Trafalgar Square, January 1, 1996), cover price $13.95 | About this edition: This cassette contains the story of the life of Jesus, read by Thora Hird.

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