New Authors     New Books     Coming Soon     Most Popular     Top Authors    
<< Previous bookNext book >>
book cover of 

Jean in the Morning

Jean in the Morning

(1969)
(The first book in the Apology for the Life of Jean Robertson series)
A novel by

 
By the enormous following she has gained as "Jane Duncan", author of the famous "My Friend" stories, Janet Sandison has proved her complete mastery of the craft of story-telling. In Jean in the Morning, her latest book and first of a four-novel series, she displays more than ever the remarkable skill with which she interweaves plots and evokes living characters. Here ls an unforgettable, heartwarming story set in a small town near Glasgow in the decade 1910 to 1920. Little Jean Robertson is only five years old when the book opens but as her experience widens the characters and influences that shape her future come vividly into focus. In the decaying tenement where Jean was born poverty and squalor endlessly threaten her family's pathetic precepts of respectability. Her mother, scrimping a

 
Similar Books by other authors...


My Friend Monica
(Reachfar, book 3)

Jane Duncan

My Friend Annie
(Reachfar, book 4)

Jane Duncan

My Friends the Miss Boyds
(Reachfar, book 1)

Jane Duncan
 
Used availability for Jane Duncan's Jean in the Morning


See all available used copies of this book at Abebooks UK or Abebooks US
 

Hardback Editions

June 1969 : UK Hardback
Title: Jean in the Morning (Apology for the life of Jean Robertson / Janet Sandison)
Author(s): Janet Sandison
ISBN: 0-333-10538-9 / 978-0-333-10538-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Macmillan
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Paperback Editions

June 1971 : UK Paperback
Title: Jean in the Morning
Author(s): Janet Sandison
ISBN: 0-330-02707-7 / 978-0-330-02707-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Macmillan
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   



Search for