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The Bird Flies High

(2001)
A novel by

 
 
Grinding poverty and violence are on everyday part of life in Glasgow's slums during the 1920s. But Josie Collins, whose mother's death has left her alone with her abusive father, has a dream that she'll become a reporter for one of the city's newspapers. But then disaster strikes when Josie reaches sixteen.

Forced to give up her unwanted baby, she starts a new life under her mother's maiden name. After a long struggle, Josie achieves her dream and just as she starts to trust the happiness she's found, the past catches up with her, threatening everything she has worked so hard to achieve.

    

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Used availability for Maggie Craig's The Bird Flies High

Hardback Editions

August 2002 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Bird Flies High
Author(s): Maggie Craig
ISBN: 0-7089-4704-2 / 978-0-7089-4704-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Ulverscroft Large Print Books Ltd
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April 2001 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Bird Flies High
Author(s): Maggie Craig
ISBN: 0-7472-7452-5 / 978-0-7472-7452-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Headline
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Paperback Editions

February 2002 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Bird Flies High
Author(s): Maggie Craig
ISBN: 0-7472-6392-2 / 978-0-7472-6392-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Headline
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Audio Editions

January 2015 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Bird Flies High
Author(s): Maggie Craig
Publisher: Soundings
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January 2015 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: The Bird Flies High
Author(s): Maggie Craig
Publisher: Soundings
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January 2015 : UK Audio edition
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Title: The Bird Flies High
Author(s): Maggie Craig
Publisher: Soundings
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Kindle Editions

January 2014 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Bird Flies High
Author(s): Maggie Craig
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