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The Sixpenny Winner

The Sixpenny Winner

(2002)
A novel by

 
Saga set in Lancashire, following the fortunes of the family who run The Sixpenny Winner pub.

Beware of dark, handsome strangers... Ada Hargreaves is a tough woman, which is just as well -- she's needed to be. Born in a Stockport slum, she and her husband have worked hard to raise their own family in better conditions. When they take over The Sixpenny Winner, a thriving pub, the dream comes true. For a while. As World War Two is looming, a stranger comes to the door. He's the brother of Doug the barman, but Ada senses the newcomer is no replacement for his reliable brother. Yet labour is hard to find, and for once she doesn't heed her instincts. It's a fatal mistake, for Ada, for her daughters, and for the family that seeks refuge with them, but it certainly gives Stockport a scandal that will last for years. Dramatic, witty, heartbreaking and heartwarming, THE SIXPENNY WINNER is the best yet from this author who is steadily increasing in popularity with every new novel.

 
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Used availability for Alexandra Connor's The Sixpenny Winner


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Hardback Editions

August 2002 : UK Hardback
Title: The Sixpenny Winner
Author(s): Alexandra Connor
ISBN: 0-00-712159-8 / 978-0-00-712159-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins
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September 2003 : UK Hardback
Title: Sixpenny Winner, The (Charnwood Library)
Author(s): Alexandra Connor
ISBN: 0-7089-4957-6 / 978-0-7089-4957-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Ulverscroft Large Print Bks.
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Paperback Editions

June 2014 : UK Paperback
Title: The Sixpenny Winner
Author(s): Alexandra Connor
ISBN: 1-78036-234-X / 978-1-78036-234-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Peach Publishing
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

June 2002 : UK Paperback
Title: The Sixpenny Winner
Author(s): Alexandra Connor
ISBN: 0-00-712161-X / 978-0-00-712161-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

June 2010 : UK Paperback
Title: The Sixpenny Winner
Author(s): Alexandra Connor
ISBN: 0-00-738657-5 / 978-0-00-738657-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

2005 : UK Paperback
Title: The Sixpenny Winner
Author(s): Alexandra Connor
ISBN: 0-00-772468-3 / 978-0-00-772468-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
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Audio Editions

December 2002 : UK Audio Cassette
Title: The Sixpenny Winner
Author(s): Alexandra Connor
ISBN: 1-84283-436-3 / 978-1-84283-436-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Soundings Ltd
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December 2002 : UK Audio CD
Title: The Sixpenny Winner
Author(s): Alexandra Connor
ISBN: 1-84283-451-7 / 978-1-84283-451-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Soundings Ltd
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Kindle Editions

March 2014 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
Title: The Sixpenny Winner
Author(s): Alexandra Connor
Publisher: Peach Publishing
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   



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