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9781619634961 | Bloomsbury USA, August 30, 2016, cover price $17.99

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Product Description: Gina knows that Victorian London is no place for an orphaned girl - there are those that would literally steal the hair off her head. And so Gina finds work with Thread and Spider as 'George', selling burial outfits stripped off rich corpses...read more

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9781781125168 | Gardners Books, January 15, 2016, cover price $11.50 | About this edition: Gina knows that Victorian London is no place for an orphaned girl - there are those that would literally steal the hair off her head.

Mary Ann Harriet Margaret Hooper (1829- 1904) was a cooking instructor, born in England. She was a Professor of Domestic Economy at the Crystal Palace School of Arts, Science and Literature and beginning in 1874, organised cookery courses there. She wrote about thirteen books, mainly on cookery and the way housewives should best organise their kitchens. Her works include: Handbook for the Breakfast Table (1873), Little Dinners: How to Serve Them With Elegance and Economy (1875), Wives and Housewives: A Story For the Times (1875), Every Day Meals (1877), Cookery for Invalids, Persons of Delicate Digestion, and for Children (1879), Ways and Tricks of Animals (1880), Good Plain Cookery (1882) and Nelson's Home Comforts (1882).

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9781505508505 | Createspace Independent Pub, February 25, 2015, cover price $9.99
9781409990734 | Dodo Pr, September 30, 2009, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Mary Ann Harriet Margaret Hooper (1829- 1904) was a cooking instructor, born in England.
9781406790801 | Read Books, January 28, 2006, cover price $23.99 | About this edition: Contents Include: Bottled Jellies Tablet Jellies Lemon Sponge Citric Acid and Pure Essence of Lemon Pure Essence of Almonds and Vanilla Gelatine Lozenges Jelly-Jubes Licorice Lozenges Albumen Extract of Meat Soups Beef Tea New Zealand Mutton Tinned Meats Gelatine Soups Little Dishes of Fish Little Dishes of Meat Puddings Jellies Creams Beverages Macaroni, etc Hints on Housekeeping New Zealand Frozen Mutton IndexKeywords: Meat Soups Jellies Lozenges Gelatine Mutton Dishes New Zealand Albumen Beef Tea Citric Acid Puddings Licorice Almonds Housekeeping Vanilla Beverages

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Product Description: Velvet is a laundress in a Victorian steam laundry. With both her mother and father dead, she has to rely upon her own wits to make a living. The laundry is scalding, back-breaking work and Velvet is desperate to create a better life...read more

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9781599909127 | Reprint edition (Bloomsbury USA, November 13, 2012), cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Velvet is a laundress in a Victorian steam laundry.

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9780747599210 | Bloomsbury Pub Ltd, September 5, 2011, cover price $18.15 | About this edition: Velvet is a laundress in a Victorian steam laundry.

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Product Description: Grace Parkes has just had to do a terrible thing. Having given birth to an illegitimate child, she has travelled to the famed Brookwood Cemetery to place her small infant's body in a rich lady's coffin. Following the advice of a kindly midwife, this is the only way that Grace can think of to give something at least to the little baby who died at birth, and to avoid the ignominy of a pauper's grave...read more

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9780747599135 | Bloomsbury Pub Ltd, June 7, 2010, cover price $15.90 | About this edition: Grace Parkes has just had to do a terrible thing.

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9781408804193 | Bloomsbury Pub Ltd, January 1, 2004, cover price $12.00

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Product Description: Anne Green can’t move a muscle, can’t open her eyes, can’t scream. She lies paralyzed in absolute darkness, terrified by her final memory―being hanged. Is she in purgatory? Hell? Was she buried alive? An innocent woman caught up in a nightmare, Anne Green is trapped with her racing thoughts, her burning need to revisit the events―and the man―that led her to the scaffold...read more

CD/Spoken Word:

9781423392309 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio, May 20, 2009), cover price $87.97 | About this edition: Anne Green can’t move a muscle, can’t open her eyes, can’t scream.
9781423392323 | Mp3 abr edition (Brilliance Audio, May 20, 2009), cover price $39.97 | About this edition: Anne Green can’t move a muscle, can’t open her eyes, can’t scream.

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Product Description: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions that are true to the original work...read more

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9781104532314 | Kessinger Pub Co, May 15, 2009, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original.

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Product Description: This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process. Though we have made best efforts - the books may have occasional errors that do not impede the reading experience...read more

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9781103975938 | Bibliolife, April 30, 2009, cover price $26.99 | About this edition: This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality.
9780548351307 | Kessinger Pub Co, June 30, 2007, cover price $36.95 | About this edition: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original.

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9781103975839 | Bibliolife, April 30, 2009, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality.
9780548293720 | Kessinger Pub Co, June 30, 2007, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original.

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Product Description: Megan, at age 15, discovers that she is 5 months pregnant in her 'Personal Development' class. How she copes, the decisions that she has to make, how her family and friends react are all told in a telling, compulsive tale. A tale that pulls no punches and yet is hugely responsible in its narrative...read more

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9781408803547 | Bloomsbury Pub Ltd, March 16, 2009, cover price $11.25 | About this edition: Megan, at age 15, discovers that she is 5 months pregnant in her 'Personal Development' class.
9780747541646 | Bloomsbury Pub Ltd, April 25, 1999, cover price $10.75 | About this edition: Megan, at age 15, discovers that she is 5 months pregnant in her 'Personal Development' class.

Anne Green can’t move a muscle, can’t open her eyes, can’t scream. She lies paralyzed in absolute darkness, terrified by her final memory―being hanged. Is she in purgatory? Hell? Was she buried alive? An innocent woman caught up in a nightmare, Anne Green is trapped with her racing thoughts, her burning need to revisit the events―and the man―that led her to the scaffold.Meanwhile, a shy young medical student attends his first dissection and notices something strange as the doctors prepare their tools.… Did her eyelids just flutter? Could this corpse be alive?Haunting, thrilling, and impossible to put down, Newes from the Dead is based on the true story of the real Anne Green, a servant who survived a hanging in 1650 England only to awaken on the dissection table. Newes from the Dead concludes with an excerpt from an original 1651 document that recounts this chilling medical phenomenon.

Paperback:

9781909531307 | Gardners Books, August 4, 2014, cover price $15.20
9780312608644 | Square Fish, July 6, 2010, cover price $8.99
9781862303638 | Gardners Books, March 5, 2009, cover price $12.70 | About this edition: Anne Green can’t move a muscle, can’t open her eyes, can’t scream.

CD/Spoken Word:

9781423392293 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio, May 20, 2009), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: Anne Green can’t move a muscle, can’t open her eyes, can’t scream.
9781423392316 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio, May 20, 2009), cover price $24.99 | About this edition: Anne Green can’t move a muscle, can’t open her eyes, can’t scream.

School and Library:

9781596433557 | Roaring Brook, April 29, 2008, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: "Intriguing and captivating.

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Product Description: This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process. Though we have made best efforts - the books may have occasional errors that do not impede the reading experience...read more

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9781103088201, titled "Little Dinners, How to Serve Them With Elegance and Economy" | Bibliolife, January 30, 2009, cover price $30.99 | About this edition: This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality.
9781437245059 | Kessinger Pub Co, October 30, 2008, cover price $45.95 | About this edition: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original.

Paperback:

9781103088188, titled "Little Dinners, How to Serve Them With Elegance and Economy" | Bibliolife, January 30, 2009, cover price $18.99 | About this edition: This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality.
9781437117264 | Kessinger Pub Co, October 1, 2008, cover price $30.95 | About this edition: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original.

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By Lesley Bisseker (illustrator)

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9780749685119 | Gardners Books, January 29, 2009, cover price $6.70

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Product Description: This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process. Though we have made best efforts - the books may have occasional errors that do not impede the reading experience...read more

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9780554436258 | Large print edition (Bibliobazaar, August 30, 2008), cover price $30.99 | About this edition: This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality.
9780554436340 | Bibliobazaar, August 30, 2008, cover price $26.99 | About this edition: This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality.

Paperback:

9780554436289 | Large print edition (Bibliobazaar, August 30, 2008), cover price $21.99 | About this edition: This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality.
9780554436326 | Bibliobazaar, August 30, 2008, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality.

Product Description: I could barely explain how much I wanted to go back to London, for I hardly understood myself. I'd hated the stinking city when we'd left, could hardly bear to think on its name, but now the plague had disappeared from the streets the people would be back, the theatres and shops would be open and we would find everything as cheery as it had been before...read more

Hardcover:

9781582349367 | Bloomsbury USA, June 1, 2004, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Hannah and Sarah escape London, leaving behind plague and death as well as their sweets shop, and when it is safe, Hannah and her younger sister Anne return, only to face the city's Great Fire of 1666.

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9781582347202 | Reprint edition (Bloomsbury USA, May 16, 2006), cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Hannah and Sarah escape London, leaving behind plague and death as well as their sweets shop, and when it is safe, Hannah and her younger sister Anne return, only to face the city's Great Fire of 1666.

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9781439545546 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, August 11, 2008), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: I could barely explain how much I wanted to go back to London, for I hardly understood myself.

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Katie thought looking after her sister's baby would be easy. But one tin of golden syrup, some scrambled egg, newspaper print, a hold load of boot polish, an earwig, half a caterpillar and a dirty log later, things look very different indeed. Baby Emily is not the only one in a bit of a mess.
By Mary Hooper and Frederique Vayssiere (illustrator)

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9780747586135, titled "The Revolting Baby: The Revolting Baby" | Bloomsbury Pub Ltd, July 1, 2008, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Katie thought looking after her sister's baby would be easy.

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Holidays are supposed to be fun. Katie seeks refuge in the Kids' Klub, where she meets a particularly irritating little madam called Antonia who can't stop bragging about how her family win all the competitions. Well, there's nothing wrong with a bit of healthy competition, is there?
By Mary Hooper and Frederique Vayssiere (illustrator)

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9780747586142, titled "The Revolting Holiday: The Revolting Holiday" | Bloomsbury Pub Ltd, July 1, 2008, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Holidays are supposed to be fun.

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Product Description: Anne Green can’t move a muscle, can’t open her eyes, can’t scream. She lies paralyzed in absolute darkness, terrified by her final memory―being hanged. Is she in purgatory? Hell? Was she buried alive? An innocent woman caught up in a nightmare, Anne Green is trapped with her racing thoughts, her burning need to revisit the events―and the man―that led her to the scaffold...read more

Hardcover:

9780370329482 | Gardners Books, April 3, 2008, cover price $16.55 | About this edition: Anne Green can’t move a muscle, can’t open her eyes, can’t scream.

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The angels are shooting back to Heaven on a rescue mission to snatch back Sister Bertha, who was spirited away before her time. Not content with rescuing nuns, the angels have to single-handedly save St Winifred's School from ruin by winning a talent competition - but will they do it? Can angels be stars and will Marcy try to sabotage their plans?

Paperback:

9780747590620 | Bloomsbury Pub Ltd, January 21, 2008, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: The angels are shooting back to Heaven on a rescue mission to snatch back Sister Bertha, who was spirited away before her time.

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Part of the 'Two Naughty Angels' series.

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9780747590606 | Bloomsbury Pub Ltd, January 21, 2008, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: Part of the 'Two Naughty Angels' series.

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A freak accident suddenly plummets two young, accident prone angels back to earth. Their strange habits and even stranger powers soon bring comic chaos to the classrooms of St Winifred's convent school, as the girls struggle to do good in their unpredictable way. This first book is part of the 'Two Naughty Angels' series.

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9780747590613 | Bloomsbury Pub Ltd, January 21, 2008, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: A freak accident suddenly plummets two young, accident prone angels back to earth.

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Katie's sister is getting married to a man who is too old, too fat and too geeky. He also happens to be a teacher at her school. She has been asked to be the bridesmaid. How will she ever live down the shame of having that man as a brother-in-law, and having to wear a frilly blue dress for a whole day? Katie has to find her sister a new boyfriend.
By Mary Hooper and Frederique Vayssiere (illustrator)

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9780747586111, titled "The Revolting Bridesmaid: The Revolting Bridesmaid" | Bloomsbury Pub Ltd, October 1, 2007, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: When Katie's sister becomes engaged to a teacher at her school, Katie, who is ashamed to have the teacher as her brother-in-law and to have to wear a frilly blue dress for the day as a bridesmaid, decides to find her sister a new boyfriend.

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Bits of icing lay like snow over half the dining-room, the little bride and groom had nose-dived on to the carpet and the columns that had supported the top two tiers had rolled under the table. It's the morning of the dreaded wedding, and Katie's promise to be on best behaviour falls foul when she tumbles headlong into the wedding cake.
By Mary Hooper and Frederique Vayssiere (illustrator)

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9780747586128, titled "The Revolting Wedding: The Revolting Wedding" | Bloomsbury Pub Ltd, October 1, 2007, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Katie accidently tumbles into a wedding cake just hours before her sister's ceremony, and she attempts to cover up her deed and find a solution to the ruined cake before time runs out.

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After being thrown out of her home and arrested for stealing bread in 17th century England, Eliza Rose makes her way to London to start anew, is befriended by an actress, and becomes a maid, yet when she suddenly develops romantic feelings for an aristocrat, the country girl discovers something special about her identity that changes everything.

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9781582348544 | Bloomsbury USA, October 31, 2006, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Thrown out of her home by her stepmother in 1670, fifteen-year-old Eliza Rose becomes a companion to Nell Gwyn, a mistress of Charles II, and learns a surprising truth about her parentage.

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