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Sandie Shaw and the Millionth Marvell Cooker
Wendy Robertson
Juliet Burton
Classification : General & Literary Fiction
Pub Date : Apr 06, 2009
Imprint : Headline
Page Extent : 448
Binding : PB
ISBN : 9780755333790
Price : 520

About the book

An enchanting story of friendship and self-discovery, packed with warmth, drama and hope.

It's the summer of 1965; rock and roll music rules the airwaves as innocent student Cassandra reluctantly begins temporary work at the Marvell cooker factory in Grafton. But little does she know that the events which follow will change her life for ever.

So, as Marvell's prepares for the arrival of singing sensation Sandie Shaw, Cassandra learns that, for some of the workers, even bigger events are taking place off the clock. And as the sound of the sixties sings out from the Tannoy, the extraordinary stories behind the lives of the workers within unfold...


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Wendy Robertson
Wendy Robertson grew up in the North of England and has worked as a teacher, then a lecturer, gaining a Master's degree whilst also writing a weekly column in the Northern Echo and novels for young ad...(+)
Juliet Burton
Wendy Robertson grew up in the North of England, one of four children whose widowed mother, an ex-nurse, worked in a factory. Wendy has worked as a teacher and lecturer, gaining a Master's whilst als...(+)