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A Jarful of Angels

(2003)
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An evocative literary thriller set in a remote Welsh village. Thirty years ago, in a remote Welsh village, Iffy, Bessie, Fatty and Billy formed a remarkable friendship and enjoyed an impoverished yet magical childhood. That winter they found a skull with its front teeth missing, that summer they experienced a plague of frogs, crept into a garden full of strange statutes, and discovered just what mad Carty Annie had been collecting so secretly in those jars of hers. But at the end of that long, hot summer of 1963, one of them disappeared...Over thirty years later, retired detective Will Sloane, is compelled to return to that strange Welsh town of secrets and lunatics to try to solve the case of the missing child. But before he can finally discover the truth about what happened, he finds himself involved in a number of interlocking mysteries.

    

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November 2004 : UK Hardback

Title: A Jarful of Angels
Author(s): Babs Horton
ISBN: 1-84395-524-5 / 978-1-84395-524-5 (UK edition)
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May 2003 : USA Paperback
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Title: A Jarful of Angels
Author(s): Babs Horton
ISBN: 0-7434-4971-1 / 978-0-7434-4971-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Pocket Books
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