Martha Jane & Me: A Girlhood in Wales by Mavis Nicholson, Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
Martha Jane & Me: A Girlhood in Wales

Martha Jane & Me: A Girlhood in Wales

by Mavis Nicholson
     
 

As a girl in the 1930s and 1940s, television interviewer Mavis Nicholson lived in a small terraced house crammed with grandparents, parents, a brother, and a sister. In this memoir, she describes the daily round, the weekly highlight of the Kinema, Jerusalem Chapel, the boys, and the gradual awakening to life beyond the Ferry. And, above all, the bittersweet

Overview

As a girl in the 1930s and 1940s, television interviewer Mavis Nicholson lived in a small terraced house crammed with grandparents, parents, a brother, and a sister. In this memoir, she describes the daily round, the weekly highlight of the Kinema, Jerusalem Chapel, the boys, and the gradual awakening to life beyond the Ferry. And, above all, the bittersweet memories of the possessive, baleful, increasingly bitter Martha Jane, her grandmother and the dominant figure in Mavis' young life.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780701133559
Publisher:
Random House UK
Publication date:
11/01/1991
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
6.40(w) x 9.40(h) x (d)

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