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The Liverpool Rose

The Liverpool Rose

(2001)
A novel by

 
Lizzie Devlin is orphaned and living in Liverpool with her Aunt Annie, Uncle Rupe and two boy cousins in Cranberry Court, within a stone's throw of the canal. Lizzie loves her aunt but is hated by her uncle and escapes whenever she can to play by the canal. She becomes firm friends with Geoff Gardiner, who is from the Father Brannigan orphan asylum, and is teaching him to swim when Clem Gilligan rescues the pair of them from drowning. Clem works on the canal boat, The Liverpool Rose, plying between Leeds and Liverpool on the great canal and each of the three find the other's life fascinating. Geoff is a bright boy and gets a good job in a bank, meaning to rise in the world. Lizzie works in the perfume factory and does her best to keep the peace at home, where things deteriorate as Uncle Rupe grows surlier and more violent. Eventually, the worst happens, and Lizzie is forced to flee from the Court or risk serious injury, perhaps even death. Her first instinct is to make for the canal... but finding Clem is not so easy...

 
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Hardback Editions

February 2003 : UK Hardback
Title: The Liverpool Rose (Windsor Selection)
Author(s): Katie Flynn
ISBN: 0-7540-1864-4 / 978-0-7540-1864-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Chivers Large print (Chivers, Windsor, Paragon & C
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October 2001 : UK Hardback
Title: The Liverpool Rose
Author(s): Katie Flynn
ISBN: 0-434-00988-1 / 978-0-434-00988-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: William Heinemann Ltd
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Paperback Editions

June 2017 : UK Paperback
Title: The Liverpool Rose: A Liverpool Family Saga
Author(s): Katie Flynn
ISBN: 1-78475-698-9 / 978-1-78475-698-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Arrow
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2009 : UK Spiral-bound
Title: THE LIVERPOOL ROSE.
Author(s): Katie Flynn
ISBN: 0-434-01968-2 / 978-0-434-01968-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Arrow
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November 2003 : UK Paperback
Title: The Liverpool Rose
Author(s): Katie Flynn
ISBN: 0-7540-9233-X / 978-0-7540-9233-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Chivers Large print (Chivers, Windsor, Paragon & C
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December 2001 : UK Paperback
Title: The Liverpool Rose: A Liverpool Family Saga
Author(s): Katie Flynn
ISBN: 0-09-942926-8 / 978-0-09-942926-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Arrow
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Audio Editions

April 2004 : UK Audio CD
Title: The Liverpool Rose
Author(s): Katie Flynn
ISBN: 1-84283-786-9 / 978-1-84283-786-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Soundings Ltd
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March 2001 : UK Audio Cassette
Title: The Liverpool Rose: Complete & Unabridged
Author(s): Katie Flynn
ISBN: 1-84283-216-6 / 978-1-84283-216-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Soundings Ltd
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Kindle Editions

December 2010 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
Title: The Liverpool Rose: A Liverpool Family Saga
Author(s): Katie Flynn
Publisher: Cornerstone Digital
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