Most widely held works by Margaret Kaine
Friends and families by Margaret Kaine ( Book )
11 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 206 libraries worldwide
Two girls - one street. Two families across a social divide. As a child Josie Ford, fiery and ambitious, sees from a distance the affluent lifestyle of young Georgina Hawkins, and is filled with envy, but Georgina longs to experience the warmth of working-class family life. The two girls meet in secret and forge a bond so strong nothing can break it. When men enter their lives, Josie wonders if market-trader Rob can offer her the lifestyle she craves, and Georgina falls for the mysterious Dominic, who breaks her heart. Now both girls need their friendship as never before.
Roses for Rebecca by Margaret Kaine ( Book )
8 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and French and held by 201 libraries worldwide
Rebecca Lawson, orphaned and homeless, returns to London to live and work with her aunt and uncle in their East End pub, the Unicorn. One fateful day, Ian Beresford walks into the bar, and eighteen-year-old Rebecca, longing for security and a home of her own, falls deeply in love. When Ian disappears, Rebecca discovers that she's pregnant and, frantic with worry, she travels to his family home in Stoke-on-Trent. Awaiting her is the shocking news of an appalling tragedy. She makes the difficult and brave decision to keep her baby, but can she put the past behind her and find happiness?
Rosemary by Margaret Kaine ( Book )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 194 libraries worldwide
Rosemary thinks life couldn't get any worse when her mother dies in a tragic accident. Left penniless and alone, betrayed by the one man she thinks can trust, whole world changes when she finds out that she's adopted. ...
A girl of her time by Margaret Kaine ( Book )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 187 libraries worldwide
Maureen Matthews has always been a 'deep one' with her head in the clouds and secrets in her heart. Then, just like a scene from one of her beloved movies, she meets handsome, charming Trevor Mountford. When he asks her to marry him before he leaves for National Service, she has no hesitation in saying yes, but Trevor proves an enigma and Maureen questions both her life and her love before reaching breaking point. As a result of a momentous decision she meets Greg Barlow. He's completely different from the man she thought she wanted - yet everything she ever needed.
Ring of clay by Margaret Kaine ( Book )
11 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 177 libraries worldwide
Despite an early life marked by tragedy and hardship, Beth Sherwin dreams of staying on at school and even going to university - a heady ambition for a Potteries girl in 1956. Then a brutal encounter leaver her pregnant at seventeen. Unwilling to break her widowed mother's heart, Beth bears her secret alone and gives up her baby daugher for adoption. She finishes school, takes on a challenging job and meets Michael Rushton. When he proposes, she faces a dilemma - should she tell Michael her guilty secret - knowing that the brutal father of her child will be at her wedding?
Ribbon of moonlight by Margaret Kaine ( Book )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 173 libraries worldwide
Sometimes the past is our future...When her beloved grandfather dies in 1958, Polly Merton is forced to share her home with a woman she scarcely knows: the mother who abandoned her. Sadie Merton, glamorous and selfish, has her own set of morals and Polly is appalled by her scandalous lifestyle. Ashamed and resentful, she takes refuge in her friends and her college studies. Then Polly's love of France takes her to Paris, at a time when the tragic memories of wartime are at last giving way to new hopes and dreams, and where a chance encounter means her life will never be the same again.
Ring of clay / by Margaret Kaine by Margaret Kaine ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 110 libraries worldwide
Rosen für Rebecca : Roman by Margaret Kaine ( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in German and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Zeit der Sehnsucht by Margaret Kaine ( Book )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in German and held by 1 library worldwide
Value of social service exchange data in work with problem adolescents : a dissertation based upon an investigation at the Girls Service League of America, New York, New York by Margaret Kaine ( Book )
1 edition published in 1945 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Die verborgenen Wege des Glücks Roman by Margaret Kaine ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in German and held by 1 library worldwide
Adopted children Adoptees Amnesiacs Audiobooks Domestic fiction England England--Leicester England--London England--London--East End England--Staffordshire England--Stoke-on-Trent Female friendship Female juvenile delinquents--Rehabilitation Fiction France--Paris Great Britain Interagency coordination Large type books Love stories Manners and customs Mothers and daughters Nineteen fifties Social classes Social work with juvenile delinquents Student teachers Talking books Teenage girls Unmarried mothers