Somewhere to Lay My Head
By (author) Robert Douglas
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Somewhere to Lay My Head by Robert Douglas
Book DescriptionWe left Robert a long way from home, a sixteen-year-old recruit in the RAF. Now, we follow his escape from the Forces (until National Service a few years later!), his return to Glasgow and life down the pit. Once more, Robert's fantastic memory for people, places and anecdotes, combined with an ear for individual voices and the brilliant ability to evoke a bygone sense of community, will enchant his readers and sometimes appal them with the brutality of conditions he experienced.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780340898444
(197mm x 135mm x 25mm)
Imprint: Hodder Paperback
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton General Division
Publish Date: 3-May-2007
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Robert Douglas
Last Dance at the Wrecker's Ball, Paperback (March 2013)
The third novel in Robert Douglas' much-loved Glaswegian trilogy will delight readers with its blend of humour, tragedy, and vivid sense of place.
Staying on Past the Terminus, Paperback (March 2012)
The second novel from the ever popular authour of Night Song of the Last Tram and Whose Turn for the Stairs?
Whose Turn for the Stairs?, Paperback (March 2010)
A tale of family, community and strength of spirit
At Her Majesty's Pleasure, Paperback (May 2008)» View all books by Robert Douglas
The third volume in Robert Douglas's remarkable life story picks up from the bestselling SOMEWHERE TO LAY MY HEAD and brings us up to the present day.
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Author Biography - Robert Douglas
Now retired, Robert Douglas worked as a prison officer and an electricity chargehand. Although he has lived in Northumberland for many years, he says you can take the boy out of Glasgow, but you'll never take Glasgow out of the boy.
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