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The Stanford Lasses

(2006)
A novel by

 
In the small Yorkshire town of Cottenly — dominated by the steel works and surrounded by beautiful countryside — Isaac Stanford lives with his wife Emily and their three lovely daughters, known locally as the Stanford lasses. Alice, the eldest, lives only for her work as a secretary and chapel on Sunday. Fair and loving Lizzie is content with her job making umbrellas — until she falls in love. And headstrong Ruth, the merry one, is intent upon marrying a handsome charmer despite warnings from friends and family.

Already emotionally damaged by a traumatic childhood, Alice struggles to lead a normal life. Poor but happy with her ever-increasing family, the onset of war means Lizzie must face the threat of losing all she holds dear. And Ruth soon realises she has made a terrible mistake in her marriage as she becomes trapped in a life of poverty and violence. As the years pass, each sister is forced to confront her greatest challenge…

 
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Used availability for Glenice Crossland's The Stanford Lasses


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Hardback Editions

June 2007 : UK Hardback
thumbTitle: The Stanford Lasses
Author(s): Glenice Crossland
ISBN: 0-7505-2711-0 / 978-0-7505-2711-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Magna Large Print Books
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August 2006 : UK Hardback
thumbTitle: The Stanford Lasses
Author(s): Glenice Crossland
ISBN: 0-434-01628-4 / 978-0-434-01628-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: William Heinemann Ltd
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Paperback Editions

November 2006 : UK Mass Market Paperback
thumbTitle: The Stanford Lasses
Author(s): Glenice Crossland
ISBN: 0-09-950424-3 / 978-0-09-950424-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Arrow
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Audio Editions

May 2013 : USA Audio edition
thumbTitle: The Stanford Lasses
Author(s): Glenice Crossland
Publisher: Random House Audiobooks
Availability: Amazon   

May 2013 : UK Audio edition
thumbTitle: The Stanford Lasses
Author(s): Glenice Crossland
Publisher: Random House Audiobooks
Availability: Amazon UK   

February 2008 : UK Audio Cassette
Title: The Stanford Lasses
Author(s): Glenice Crossland
ISBN: 1-84652-171-8 / 978-1-84652-171-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Magna Story Sound
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

February 2008 : UK Audio CD
Title: The Standford Lasses
Author(s): Glenice Crossland
ISBN: 1-84652-172-6 / 978-1-84652-172-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Magna Story Sound
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Kindle Editions

May 2011 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
thumbTitle: The Stanford Lasses
Author(s): Glenice Crossland
Publisher: Cornerstone Digital
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