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TIGER RAGTIME: Beggars & Choosers series Book 6 (Beggars and Choosers) by [COLLIER, CATRIN]

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TIGER RAGTIME: Beggars & Choosers series Book 6 (Beggars and Choosers) Kindle Edition

4.8 out of 5 stars 70 ratings
Book 6 of 6 in Beggars and Choosers (6 Book Series)

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Only an author with her roots in South Wales could bring so much warmth and realism into her characters. Tiger Ragtime is not a heavyweight novel; it is a light, easy read that manages to tackle racial prejudice, human greed and social deprivation within the confines of Tiger Bay in the 1930s. Judy, a young singer, dreams of becoming a star, but until the arrival of business man Aled James she has been cocooned from racial discrimination by the multi-faceted mix within the dockland community. Now she finds herself suddenly aware that there are places where her colour is not acceptable. David, young and strong-willed, leaves the farming estate which, as the eldest son, he will inherit, in order to go to sea. After an ordeal that nearly kills him, he finds a job as a bookie's runner for Aled James, which brings him into contact with the law. Aled James is a man with a mission who, having left the Bay and made his fortune in America, comes back to Cardiff to set up a casino. Harry, David's brother-in-law and Aled's half-brother, whose wealth comes from a personal inheritance, together with other colourful characters, fascinate the reader, as their lives become intricately interwoven in a story that later takes us through a turf war that emerges when Aled refuses to be intimidated by those who already rule the area with their protection racket. At the same time Aled has a vendetta with Harry over their father's inheritance. Altogether a gripping read. -- Norma Penfold

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A lively sequel to TIGER BAY BLUES, set in Cardiff's docklands during the 1930s

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  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • File Size: 1230 KB
  • Print Length: 434 pages
  • Sold by: Amazon Media EU S.à r.l.
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B07RM46PHW
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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  • Word Wise: Enabled
  • Screen Reader: Supported
  • Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled
  • Average Customer Review: 4.8 out of 5 stars 70 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #146,223 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
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