- Hardcover: 224 pages
- Publisher: Robert Hale Ltd (29 April 2011)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 0709092245
- ISBN-13: 978-0709092247
- Product Dimensions: 15.2 x 2.8 x 24.1 cm
- Average Customer Review: 3.4 out of 5 stars See all reviews (34 customer reviews)
- Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 1,822,515 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
Language of Thieves Hardcover – 29 Apr 2011
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About the Author
Elizabeth Jackson, born one of six children in 1950 has lived in North Yorkshire all her life. She worked as a carpet salesperson whilst training to become a psychotherapist. Happily married for thirty five years, Elizabeth has six children and seven grandchildren. She drew inspiration for Language of Thieves by her mother who had fond memories of Appleby fair and regaled them with stories.
Top Customer Reviews
The story line was a good idea and I enjoyed the horses and Appleby Fair very much.
Most Recent Customer Reviews
Good story with many different ideas one of those that makes you think differently about some things we have worldwisePublished on 27 Mar. 2014 by Den Tanser
a great read, kept me spell bound, an excellent story from the very first page to the last. the story builds all the way through and never fades as some books do. Read morePublished on 21 Mar. 2014 by chris's kindle
I do not like the story line spelt out to me, I like to to picture my own story line not have it spelt out very page I turn.
one star for effort
Descriptions of familiar places in North Yorkshire and the life of travellers in days gone by made for an interesting read ! Read morePublished on 31 May 2013 by ms D Hurst
my dear friend from my younger years wrote this book i am so lucky to have had her in my lifePublished on 20 Feb. 2013 by NORMA THOMPSON
Excellent read and will be reading more of Elizabeth Jackson's books.
My neice had read it and recommended it to me.
I bought this book as part of the Kindle daily deal for 99p, and am really glad I didn't spend anymore
It's basically an over-long love story, with some dubious sexual... Read more
But I have to say I really enjoyed this book. Easy to read, goodstory line and I loved the characters. Will be looking for more of Elizabeth Jacksons books from now on!Published on 7 Jan. 2013 by Julia Short