1 Born With a Tartan Spoon in My Mouth 2 One of the Lads 3 Land of Boy 4 Casting Off 5 My Dad was Ringo Starr 6 'I Want Never Gets' 7 Road to the Isles 8 Pastry and the Devil 9 Picnics and Massacres 10 Orgies and Old Maid 11 Fairies, Ghosts and Donovan 12 Zizz-Zizz-Zizz and the Germans 13 Tigers and Yoga 14 From Pimlico to Carnaby Street
Janet MacLeod Trotter was brought up in the North East of England with her four brothers, by Scottish parents. She is a best-selling author of 15 novels, including the hugely popular Jarrow Trilogy, and a childhood memoir, BEATLES & CHIEFS, which was featured on BBC Radio Four. Her novel, THE HUNGRY HILLS, gained her a place on the shortlist of The Sunday Times' Young Writers' Award, and the TEA PLANTER'S LASS was longlisted for the RNA Romantic Novel Award. A graduate of Edinburgh University, she has been editor of the Clan MacLeod Magazine, a columnist on the Newcastle Journal and has had numerous short stories published in women's magazines. She lives in the North of England with her husband, daughter and son. Find out more about Janet and her other popular novels at: www.janetmacleodtrotter.com
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