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The Swish of the Curtain

(1941)
(The first book in the Blue Door series)
A novel by

 
When seven bored children discover an abandoned chapel in their home town, they decide to renovate it and to form the Blue Door Theatre Company. The talented and resourceful group soon discover that they are serious about their theatrical ambitions, but will their parents stand in their way?
This classic children's novel remains a timeless inspiration to any young reader with a passion for the performing arts.
"An enchanting book. A must for any child who wants to become an actor."
Dame Eileen Atkins
"I wanted to act before I read this book, and afterwards there was no stopping me."
Dame Maggie Smith

 
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Hardback Editions

November 1984 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Swish of the Curtain
Author(s): Pamela Brown
ISBN: 0-86391-057-2 / 978-0-86391-057-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: John Goodchild Publishers
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May 1971 : UK Hardback

Title: Swish of the Curtain
Author(s): Pamela Brown
ISBN: 0-340-14924-8 / 978-0-340-14924-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton Ltd
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Paperback Editions

August 2006 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Swish of the Curtain
Author(s): Pamela Brown
ISBN: 0-9552428-0-0 / 978-0-9552428-0-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Longwater Books
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December 1998 : UK Paperback

Title: Swish of the Curtain
Author(s): Pamela Brown
ISBN: 0-340-74353-0 / 978-0-340-74353-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Hodder Children's Books
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December 1998 : UK Paperback
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Title: Swish Of The Curtain (Children's Classics and Modern Classics)
Author(s): Pamela Brown
ISBN: 0-340-72707-1 / 978-0-340-72707-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Hodder Children's Books
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March 1979 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Swish of the Curtain (Knight Books)
Author(s): Pamela Brown
ISBN: 0-340-04145-5 / 978-0-340-04145-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Knight Books
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