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The Cotton Lass and Other Stories

(2018)
A collection of stories by

 
 
'Jacobs is especially big on resourceful, admirable women. Great stuff!' Daily Mail

This collection of stand-alone short stories is a treat for new readers and dedicated fans alike. In each of these seventeen stories, an ordinary person takes on an extraordinary journey to a new life, discovering facets and strengths they never knew they possessed. Across a variety of time periods and settings, these stories capture Anna Jacobs' unique style and showcase her mastery of emotional tales.

The collection includes: The Cotton Lass: Widow Sarah is struggling to make ends meet as England suffers from the cotton famine brought on by war in the United States. Will the opportunity to move to Australia provide a new life for her?

Going Out in Style: Mrs Kelly is widely acknowledged as uncooperative and a troublemaker in her nursing home, but forms a bond with Raelene, a young woman doing community service there. Their friendship will transform them both.

Genre: General Fiction

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Hardback Editions

October 2018 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Cotton Lass and Other Stories
Author(s): Anna Jacobs
ISBN: 0-7490-2304-X / 978-0-7490-2304-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Allison & Busby
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Paperback Editions

July 2019 : UK Paperback
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Title: Cotton Lass and Other Stories, The
Author(s): Anna Jacobs
ISBN: 0-7490-2314-7 / 978-0-7490-2314-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Allison and Busby
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January 2019 : UK Paperback

Title: The Cotton Lass And Other Stories
Author(s): Anna Jacobs
ISBN: 1-78782-003-3 / 978-1-78782-003-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: F A Thorpe (Publishers) Ltd
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Audio Editions

January 2019 : UK Audio CD

Title: The Cotton Lass And Other Stories
Author(s): Anna Jacobs
ISBN: 1-78782-022-X / 978-1-78782-022-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: F A Thorpe (Publishers) Ltd
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


January 2019 : UK Audio CD

Title: The Cotton Lass And Other Stories
Author(s): Anna Jacobs
ISBN: 1-78782-023-8 / 978-1-78782-023-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: F A Thorpe (Publishers) Ltd
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


January 2019 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Cotton Lass and Other Stories
Author(s): Anna Jacobs
Publisher: Isis Publishing Ltd
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January 2019 : Australia Audio edition
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Title: The Cotton Lass and Other Stories
Author(s): Anna Jacobs
Publisher: Isis Publishing Ltd
Availability: Amazon AU   


January 2019 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: The Cotton Lass and Other Stories
Author(s): Anna Jacobs
Publisher: Isis Publishing Ltd
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January 2019 : UK Audio edition
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Title: The Cotton Lass and Other Stories
Author(s): Anna Jacobs
Publisher: Isis Publishing Ltd
Availability: Amazon UK   


Kindle Editions

October 2018 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Cotton Lass & other stories
Author(s): Anna Jacobs
Publisher: Allison & Busby
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU