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Trials & Tribulations of Council Estate Adolescence By John Ashleigh
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A Collection of some of my innermost feelings, whilst growing up as a member of a working class family on a lower class housing estate. Everyone who has lived beyond their front garden should, could,... More > and will find something to relate to. Enjoy.< Less
Trials & Tribulations of Council Estate Adolescence By John Ashleigh
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A Collection of some of my innermost feelings, whilst growing up as a member of a working class family on a lower class housing estate. Everyone who has lived beyond their front garden should, could,... More > and will find something to relate to. Enjoy.< Less
The Ramsden Estate By John Pateman
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This is the story of the Ramsden area of Orpington, Kent from 1769-2009. The focus is on the development of the Ramsden Estate which began with Council houses in 1956 and continued in the 1960s with... More > flats and maisonettes. After a period of decline in the 1980s and 1990s the Ramsden is experiencing a revival with the demolition of some older housing and the development of new roads and dwellings since 2002.< Less
Petten Grove By John Pateman
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This is the story of Petten Grove, a road on the Ramsden estate in south east London which was built in the 1950s. Movements of people and families into and out of Petten Grove from 1956-2003 are... More > analysed to reveal a pattern of continuity and change.< Less
Broken Youth By Karen Woods
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When rebellious teenager Misty Sullivan falls pregnant to a local wannabe gangster, she soon becomes a prisoner in her own home. Despite the betrayal of her best friend, she eventually recovers her... More > self-belief and plots revenge on her abusive boyfriend with spectacular consequences. This gripping tale sees the impressive debut of Karen Woods in the first of a series of novels based on characters living on a Manchester council estate. Themes of social deprivation, self-empowerment, lust, greed and envy come to the fore in this authentic tale of modern life.< Less
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Covering Up By Karen Woods
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The unexplained death of Kendal Wilson's mother hangs over her family like a dark, brooding cloud while the identity of her father remains a mystery her mother Mary took to her grave. Yet the secrets... More > of Mary's death lie in a hidden diary she left behind. Unable to read or write, Kendal becomes trapped in a relationship with violent local gangster Scott while the discovery of the diary leads her on a journey of self-discovery with dramatic consequences.< Less
Teabags & Tears By Karen Woods
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Sandra Partington has led a dog’s life. Abused by her husband and humiliated by her sister, she finds the strength to take revenge on both with spectacular consequences. In her fifth novel,... More > Karen Woods deals with issues as diverse as domestic violence and celebrity culture in a way which will make you laugh and cry.< Less
London Slums to South Oxhey By Terry Trainor
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Building The Beast Stumbling down a muddy road in the 1950's on a new London overspill estate. Rain fell in buckets down my back dripping into my shirt cold and wet. Boarded up new terraced houses... More > will soon be some body’s home, now standing empty. Wind blowing shutter boards rattling against red brick window sills. Black L.C.C cast iron drainpipes and gutters. Across the road a man stands by a concrete lamppost shaped like a question mark not yet used. Trying to roll a cigarette his hands are wet the paper tears he shakes his wet head confused.< Less
A Man of Many Centers By Norman Kranzdorf
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Born in a small town in Pennsylvania during the depression, Norman M. Kranzdorf went from high school football player to corporate lawyer and on to be President and CEO of several private and public... More > real estate companies. He was one of the founding members of the International Council of Shopping Centers in 1957. In this memoir, Norman shares his stories and memories from over 60 years in the shopping center business.< Less