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Jane Gardam

Author of Old Filth

Includes the names: Jane Gardan, Jane Gardam, Jane Gardham

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Jane Gardam was born in North Yorkshire, England in 1928. She is the author of many children's novels that include "A Long Way from Verona" (1971). She has also written novels and collections of stories for adults that include "God on the Rocks" (1978), "Bilgewater and the Pangs of Love and Other Stories" (1983) and "The Summer After the Funeral." Her book "Groundlings" was taken from "Showing the Flag and Other Stories" (1989). Gardam's novels and stories have received many literary prizes. (Bowker Author Biography)
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Old Filth 2,134 copies, 131 reviews
The Man in the Wooden Hat 922 copies, 42 reviews
The Queen of the Tambourine 589 copies, 21 reviews
Last Friends 511 copies, 37 reviews
God on the Rocks 383 copies, 26 reviews
A Long Way from Verona 347 copies, 9 reviews
Crusoe's Daughter 338 copies, 16 reviews
The Flight of the Maidens 330 copies, 11 reviews
Bilgewater 316 copies, 10 reviews
Faith Fox 271 copies, 8 reviews
The People on Privilege Hill 225 copies, 5 reviews
The Hollow Land 168 copies, 8 reviews
The Stories of Jane Gardam 127 copies, 2 reviews
Little Women (Preface, some editions) 24,173 copies, 389 reviews
A Little Princess (Introduction, some editions) 13,503 copies, 198 reviews
The Vet's Daughter (Introduction, some editions) 521 copies, 17 reviews
Reader, I Married Him: Stories Inspired by Jane Eyre (Contributor) 248 copies, 18 reviews
The Pleasure of Reading (Contributor) 177 copies, 7 reviews
The Mammoth Book of Modern Ghost Stories (Contributor) 119 copies, 4 reviews
The Oxford Book of Travel Stories (Contributor) 69 copies, 1 review
The Ecco Book of Christmas Stories (Contributor) 67 copies, 2 reviews
The Young Oxford Book of Ghost Stories (Contributor) 30 copies, 1 review
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