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Peakirk Books

With over 25 years experience, we are specialists in 20th century juvenile literature and children's books stocking most authors of boys & girls story books including Enid Blyton, Elinor Brent-Dyer, W. E. Johns, Malcolm Saville, M. E. Allan, E. J. Oxenham and many, many more. We also stock collectable fairy tales & illustrated books including Arthur Rackham, Ida Outhwaite & Lewis Carroll, plus the more modern classics of Roald Dahl & Harry Potter. Additionally we carry a large selection of very good condition Rupert Annuals and original Ladybird books. CRIME FICTION is our other specialism with a large selection of Agatha Christie, Gladys Mitchell, John Rhode, Miles Burton, E. C. R. Lorac, Glyn Carr ( Showell Styles ) and many more authors available. We also provide a free book search service for ANY book on any subject or value, and there is no fee or obligation to buy if we're successful. Finally, we have a well established website with a full internet & mail order service and we ship to most destinations worldwide.

Girl’s Own Annual Volume 62 - Stories of adventure , mystery, and school; articles on careers, handicrafts, hobbies, sport and travel - including Worrals of the W.A.A.F.S. (Whole story) & The Ravens


Hardback; 4to; iv, 480pp: Volume 62 of the Girls Own annual: rust cloth cover,gift inscription, faint, inside cover; occasional nicks or small marks from use; generally a nearly very good sound copy of what has become an extremely scarce annual, as it marks the first appearance of Worrals, W E Johns female heroine. It also contains a long short story by William Earle (W E Johns) and an article where W E Johns describes life in the WAAF. The book comes in a colour photocopy of the original dustwrapper. Volume 62 was the last of the Annual volumes of Girls Own.