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Gone Shopping - a book by Gamman, Lorraine

Gone Shopping

The Story of Shirley Pitts - Queen of Thieves

Gone Shopping( )
Author: Gamman, Lorraine
Publication Date:Sep 2013
Publisher:Bloomsbury Academic
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $18.99
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Shirley Pitts, the eldest of six children was born upside down on 24 November 1934. Her "career" began by thieving bread off doorsteps and coal from coalcarts. Her father's bungled attempts at blackmarketeering and her dipsomaniac mother's inadequacies made Shirley resolve not only to be a first-class thief but also the best mother her six children could wish for.

Before she died Shirley told her story to Lorraine - the story of a generous, brave and beautiful woman with a...
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Detailed Subjects: Fiction / Mystery & Detective / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.14 x 9.21 x 0.817 Inches
Book Weight:1.228 Pounds

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