Hometown Tales: Birmingham

Hometown Tales: Birmingham

Original tales by remarkable writers

Hometown Tales is a series of books pairing exciting new voices with some of the most talented and important writers at work today. Some of the tales are fiction and some are narrative non-fiction – they are all powerful, fascinating and moving, and aim to celebrate regional diversity and explore the meaning of home.

In these pages on Birmingham, you’ll find one unique tale. ‘Silver in the Quarter’ is a vivid coming-of-age fiction about a boy who finds himself caught up in the Birmingham pub bombings of 1974 by Maria Whatton.

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(p) Orion Publishing Group 2018
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Genre: Biography & True Stories / Memoirs

On Sale: 28th June 2018

Price: £1.99

ISBN-13: 9781409182481