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Festival

(1988)
(The fifth book in the Poppy Chronicles series)
A novel by

 
 
Continuing the saga begunin Jubilee, Festival follows the fortunes of three families during the increasing optimism of post-war Britain. As the heart of the story is Poppy,whose catering business is proving successfulas rationing and food shortages end. The Festival of Britain in 1951 seems to sybolisem this new spiritof hope. Yet for one member of the family Cloe, these were bitter years - a marriage in ruins and a baby rejected. It was this baby that was to be both a new burden and a new joy to Poppy.



Used availability for Claire Rayner's Festival

Hardback Editions

May 1993 : UK Hardback
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Title: Festival (Poppy Chronicles)
Author(s): Claire Rayner
ISBN: 0-7451-7557-0 / 978-0-7451-7557-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Chivers Large print (Chivers, Windsor, Paragon & C
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1988 : UK Hardback
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Title: Festival : The Poppy Chronicles V
Author(s): Claire Rayner
ISBN: 0-297-84049-5 / 978-0-297-84049-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, London
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Paperback Editions

January 2005 : UK Paperback
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Title: Festival
Author(s): Claire Rayner
ISBN: 0-7551-1883-9 / 978-0-7551-1883-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: House of Stratus
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January 2001 : UK Paperback
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Title: Festival (The Poppy chronicles)
Author(s): Claire Rayner
ISBN: 1-84232-540-X / 978-1-84232-540-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: House of Stratus
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May 1994 : UK Paperback
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Title: Festival (Poppy Chronicles)
Author(s): Claire Rayner
ISBN: 1-85797-431-X / 978-1-85797-431-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Orion
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February 1994 : UK Paperback
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Title: Festival (Poppy Chronicles)
Author(s): Claire Rayner
ISBN: 0-7451-3545-5 / 978-0-7451-3545-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Chivers Large print (Chivers, Windsor, Paragon & C
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Kindle Editions

February 2010 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Festival - The Poppy Chronicles Book 5
Author(s): Claire Rayner
Publisher: MP Publishing Limited
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