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A Distant Harbour by Jessica Blair


A Distant Harbour by Jessica Blair

A story of seafaring men and the women who love them, by the author of The Red Shawl . Captain David Fernley has made and lost a fortune in the whaling trade, fishing the frozen Arctic wastes from the Yorkshire port of Whitby. Then his erring wife and best friend die in an accident at sea.

About the Author

Jessica Blair grew up in Middlesbrough, trained as a teacher and now lives in Ampleforth. She became a full-time writer in 1977 and has written more than 50 books under various pseudonyms.

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Publication date

30th December 2010


Jessica Blair

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Piatkus Books an imprint of Little, Brown Book Group


448 pages


Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)



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