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Teesside Tales:A book of short stories from Norton and Stockton in the 1950s By Alan Dodgson
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Derek is the eldest child in a working-class family of five children, growing up in the aftermath of a world war, in the village of Norton, part of the town of Stockton-On-Tees in County Durham. In... More > the 1950s, Stockton’s a town in slow decline since the heady days of docks, mines and factory industries which gave almost full employment. By now, the biggest employer in the area is the Billingham ICI chemical works which looms over the town, threatening a pollution which would later give Teessiders the unkind knick-name of Smoggies! As a child, Derek and his pals, Dennis and Micky, are cocooned from the adult world of work and life’s day-to-day drudgery. In a humorous and nostalgic way, some of Derek’s schooldays and childhood adventures with friends and family, are captured in eight short stories. Children will enjoy Derek’s tales. Adults will recall how much freer kids appeared to be, growing up in a, seemingly, more innocent world.< Less
Teesside Tales:A Book of Short Stories from Norton and Stockton In the 1950s By Alan Dodgson
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Derek is the eldest child in a working-class family of five children, growing up in the aftermath of a world war, in the village of Norton, part of the town of Stockton-On-Tees in County Durham. In... More > the 1950s, Stockton’s a town in slow decline since the heady days of docks, mines and factory industries which gave almost full employment. By now, the biggest employer in the area is the Billingham ICI chemical works which looms over the town, threatening a pollution which would later give Teessiders the unkind knick-name of Smoggies! As a child, Derek and his pals, Dennis and Micky, are cocooned from the adult world of work and life’s day-to-day drudgery. In a humorous and nostalgic way, some of Derek’s schooldays and childhood adventures with friends and family, are captured in eight short stories. Children will enjoy Derek’s tales. Adults will recall how much freer kids appeared to be, growing up in a, seemingly, more innocent world.< Less
On A Tangent By Rick Trotter
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A gritty biography of a troubled punk band on Teesside - Paper-back version of the online biography.
Thailand After Divorce By Barry J Steel
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Barry J Steel, an offshore worker from an industrial town in England, tells a humorous and self-deprecating account of a two year period in his life. The story starts with his divorce and subsequent... More > holiday to Thailand, ‘The Land of Sin.’ In Thailand he discovers and becomes addicted to a city called Pattaya. Finding it hard to settle back into normal western life he keeps returning to the city as often as he can, having four holidays there in the space of nineteen months. The book also covers such topics as media propaganda, HIV and ladyboys… Barry gives a frank account of the people he met, the experiences he had and the very wild sights he saw. This book is definitely not for the easily offended!< Less
Aspects of North-East History, Volume 1 By Michael Southwick
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A collection of local history articles on the heritage of the North-East of England - from the Scottish border in the north to the Vale of Pickering in the south. Subjects covered include: Capability... More > Brown; Escomb Saxon Church; Middlesbrough's Transporter Bridge; The Lantern of Newcastle's St.Nicholas' Cathedral; Helmsley parish; Penshaw Monument; Description of a Coal Mine; Thomas Bewick; St.Mary's Lighthouse; Dunstanburgh Castle; Catherine Cookson biography; Place-names of the North-East; and potted histories of Haltwhistle, Belsay & Middleton-in-Teesdale. 72 pages.< Less
Aspects of North-East History, Volume 1 By Michael Southwick
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A collection of local history articles on the heritage of the North-East of England - from the Scottish border in the north to the Vale of Pickering in the south. Subjects covered include: Capability... More > Brown; Escomb Saxon Church; Middlesbrough's Transporter Bridge; The Lantern of Newcastle's St.Nicholas' Cathedral; Helmsley parish; Penshaw Monument; Description of a Coal Mine; Thomas Bewick; St.Mary's Lighthouse; Dunstanburgh Castle; Catherine Cookson biography; Place-names of the North-East; and potted histories of Haltwhistle, Belsay & Middleton-in-Teesdale. 72 pages.< Less
Halfway Between Proud and Sorry - selected and collected lyrics By Andrew Johnson
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A collection of lyrics by Teesside based songwriter Andrew Johnson. His work bounces back and forth between gritty, urban realism to head-in-the-clouds romanticism and bittersweet love stories.
Halfway Between Proud and Sorry - selected and collected lyrics By Andrew Johnson
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A collection of lyrics by Teesside based songwriter Andrew Johnson. His work bounces back and forth between gritty, urban realism to head-in-the-clouds romanticism and bittersweet love stories.
Dr Iain Ropner's Casebook of Strange Events and Unusual Phenomena By Dave Brooks
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How many times have you heard somebody you know say: "I knew you were going to say that" or "I knew that was going to happen" or "I'm sure this has happened before" ... More > How often have you read an unusual story in the paper and wondered if there was more to the event than you're being told These are only two of the questions that have fuelled parapsychologist Dr Iain Ropner's studies over the past 20 years. Dr Iain Ropner's Casebook of Strange Events and Unusual Phenomena is the first instalment of six "case studies" - strange events that have occurred that cannot be readily explained away, such as Jackie McLean's suspicions in Messages from Sileby, or the perplexing phenomena that consumes the lives of a group of young boys in The Devil and the White Horse.< Less
Dr Iain Ropner's Casebook of Strange Events and Unusual Phenomena By Dave Brooks
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How many times have you heard somebody you know say: “I knew you were going to say that” or “I knew that was going to happen” or “I’m sure this has happened... More > before”? How often have you read an unusual story in the paper and wondered if there was more to the event than you’re being told? These are only two of the questions that have fuelled parapsychologist Dr Iain Ropner’s studies over the past 20 years. Dr Iain Ropner's Casebook of Strange Events and Unusual Phenomena is the first instalment of six "case studies" – strange events that have occurred that cannot be readily explained away, such as Jackie McLean’s suspicions in Messages from Sileby, or the perplexing phenomena that consumes the lives of a group of young boys in The Devil and the White Horse.< Less

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