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BOOK OF THE MONTH
MY LIFE IN FULL
Indra K. Nooyi
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An intimate and powerful memoir by the trailblazing former CEO of PepsiCo

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Stay as Sweet as You Are
Joan Jonker
Darley Anderson
Classification : Historical fiction
Pub Date : Jan 01, 2007
Imprint : Headline
Page Extent : 512
Binding : PB
ISBN : 9780747261117
Price : 699

About the book
With the face of an angel and a sunny nature, Lucy Mellor is a daughter any parent would be proud of. But  Lucy only knows cruelty from the woman who brought her into the world. Her father, Bob, is the one shining light in her life. He tries to protect her, but he is no match for the devious wife who gives him no peace of mind and has no love for his daughter. The walls of the house are thin and Ruby Mellor's angry attacks on Lucy can be heard by their neighbours. One day, Irene Pollard decides she must do something, and she takes the girl under her wing. And two doors up, Mrs Aggie and her seafaring son, Titch, enrich Lucy's life with their sense of fun. But Lucy she still craves a mother's love...

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Joan Jonker
Joan Jonker was born and bred in Liverpool, and now lives in Southport. She has two sons and two grandsons.>
Darley Anderson
Freda Lightfoot was born and brought up in the mill towns of Lancashire. She has been a teacher, bookseller and smallholder but began her writing career by publishing over forty short stories and art...(+)