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Mary Gibson - Author


Mary Gibson was born and brought up in Bermondsey, where both her grandmother and great aunt worked at Pearce Duff's factory.

She is the toast of her classmates at the Adult Education College Bexley's creative writing group after securing a three-book deal with a London publisher.Mary, 59, from Welling, isn't one to blow her own trumpet, but does confess that she hoped this book might finally succeed after failing to find a publisher for her first novel.

(source:www.bexley.gov.uk)

If you like Mary Gibson you might also like to read books by Margaret Dickinson, Maureen Lee and Elizabeth Waite.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Mary Gibson

Bourbon Creams and Tattered Dreams by Mary Gibson
Bourbon Creams and Tattered Dreams
Mary Gibson
Matty Gilbie must rebuild her life in Bermondsey after the Wall Street Crash destroys her dreams of silver screen stardom. Once home in Bermondsey, she goes into hiding and starts desperately looking for work. But only the hated biscuit factory,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/01/2017
Gunner Girls and Fighter Boys by Mary Gibson
Gunner Girls and Fighter Boys
Mary Gibson
Amid the chaos of war, a route to freedom suddenly beckons and along with it, new and passionate love. But Peggy's husband is not about to let her go easily. From the melting pot of war will come hardship and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/01/2016
Jam and Roses by Mary Gibson
Jam and Roses
Mary Gibson
Three different sisters, a drunken wife-beating father who also beat them when he could catch them and a very tough life in the back streets of London’s East End in the 1920s. The girls certainly had some stories to tell,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/05/2015
Jam and Roses by Mary Gibson
Jam and Roses
Mary Gibson
Three different sisters, a drunken wife-beating father who also beat them when he could catch them and a very tough life in the back streets of London’s East End in the 1920s. The girls certainly had some stories to tell,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/01/2015
Custard Tarts and Broken Hearts by Mary Gibson
Custard Tarts and Broken Hearts
Mary Gibson
A story of real hardship and friendship in East London in the years leading up to World War I, set mostly around a custard powder factory and following the plight of Nellie. It is one of those wonderful tales of...
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/05/2014
Custard Tarts and Broken Hearts by Mary Gibson
Custard Tarts and Broken Hearts
Mary Gibson
A story of real hardship and friendship in East London in the years leading up to World War I, set mostly around a custard powder factory and following the plight of Nellie. It is one of those wonderful tales of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/01/2014

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