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Bill Bailey's Lot

(1987)
(The second book in the Bailey Chronicles series)
A novel by

 
 
Bill Bailey, the rugged Liverpudlian, was now a fully-fledged Tyneside building contractor, as staunchly loyal to his squad of workmen as they were to him. He had also met and married Fiona, a young widow with her own loveable family, to which she and Bill shortly added with the adoption of the orphaned Mamie.

Life was good, but the economic climate was growing distinctly cloudy, and it was vital that Bill land the contract of a major development scheme. Competition was fierce, and when his men came under attack, Bill was sure that someone was out to spoil their chances for the job.

Meanwhile, there were ructions on the domestic front. One of their children, Willie, acquired a new friend, Sammy Love, and although Fiona had grave doubts about this formidable lad and his colourful language, it was Sammy - and his father - who would make a vital contribution to the lives and fortunes of Bill Bailey's lot.

This is a novel that conveys much warmth with the well-drawn characters of Bill Bailey and the captivating Sammy Love.

    

Used availability for Catherine Cookson's Bill Bailey's Lot

Hardback Editions

April 1990 : USA Hardback
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Title: Bill Bailey's Lot (G K Hall Large Print Book Series)
Author(s): Catherine Cookson
ISBN: 0-8161-4767-1 / 978-0-8161-4767-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: G K Hall & Co
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August 1988 : UK Hardback
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Title: Bill Bailey's Lot (Charnwood Library)
Author(s): Catherine Cookson
ISBN: 0-7089-8475-4 / 978-0-7089-8475-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Ulverscroft Large Print Books Ltd
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December 1987 : Hardback
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Title: Bill Baileys Lot
Author(s): Catherine Cookson
ISBN: 999835496X / 978-9998354968
Publisher: Bantam Dell Pub Group (Trd)
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October 1987 : USA Hardback
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Title: Bill Bailey's Lot
Author(s): Catherine COOKSON
ISBN: 0-593-01379-4 / 978-0-593-01379-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Bantam
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Paperback Editions

November 1988 : UK Paperback
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Title: Bill Bailey's Lot
Author(s): Catherine Cookson Charitable Trust
ISBN: 0-552-13274-8 / 978-0-552-13274-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Corgi Books(London)
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Audio Editions

January 1988 : UK Audio Cassette
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Title: Bill Bailey's Lot: Complete & Unabridged
Author(s): Catherine Cookson
ISBN: 0-7451-5848-X / 978-0-7451-5848-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Chivers Audio Books
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Kindle Editions

March 2011 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Bill Bailey's Lot (The Bailey Chronicles series Book 2)
Author(s): Catherine Cookson
Publisher: Peach Publishing
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