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BOY Num­ber 26 is the fol­low-up to Sun­day

Times best­selling au­thor Tommy Rhat­ti­gan’s 1963: A

Slice Of Bread And Jam.

Tommy was born in south­ern Ire­land and grew up in crip­pling poverty in Manch­ester. 1963:

A Slice Of Bread And Jam doc­u­mented his close call with the no­to­ri­ous Moors Mur­der­ers as a child. Boy Num­ber 26, which is out on Thurs­day, looks at early life in care, child­hood pranks, cru­elty and laugh­ter grown from a need to sur­vive his daily tor­ment and stick two fin­gers up to the sys­tem.

Or­der Boy Num­ber 26 and 1963: A Slice of Bread and Jam for just £12 (RRP £7.99 each). Visit mir­ror­ or call 01256 302 699. Of­fer code B26.

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