Search - List of Books by Helen Forrester

Helen Forrester, whose real name is June Bhatia (born June 6, 1919) [1], was born in Hoylake, in Cheshire, Hoylake being now in Merseyside, and is an English author known for her books about her early childhood in Liverpool during the Great Depression as well as several works of fiction.

Throughout her teenage years, she worked for a charitable organization in Liverpool and Bootle, which provided background for her novels Liverpool Daisy, A Cuppa Tea and an Aspirin, and Three Women of Liverpool. In 1950, she married Dr. Avadh Bhatia, and her life with him in India provided background for Thursday's Child and The Moneylenders of Shahpur. In 1953 the two moved to Edmonton, Canada where Dr. Bhatia became director of the Theoretical Physics Institute at the University of Alberta. He was a pioneer in electronic transport theory and the study of diffraction of light by ultrasonic waves.

Living in Alberta provided background for her novels The Latchkey Kid and The Lemon Tree. Yes Mama, which takes place mostly in late 19th and early 20th century Liverpool, also includes a section about Alberta. As of 2010, Forrester lives in Edmonton.

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Total Books: 89
The River
2010 - The River (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781848092471
ISBN-10: 1848092474

Thursday's Child WITH The Money Lenders of Shahpur
2004 - Thursday's Child with the Money Lenders of Shahpur (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780007712021
ISBN-10: 0007712022

By the Waters of Liverpool
2002 - By the Waters of Liverpool (Paperback)Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780006365402
ISBN-10: 000636540X
Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.

2001 - Madame Barbara [Paragon Softcover Large Print Books] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
The Lemon Tree
2000 - The Lemon Tree (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780006177487
ISBN-10: 0006177484
Genre: Literature & Fiction

Madame Barbara
2000 - Madame Barbara (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780006513483
ISBN-10: 0006513484
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.

The Latchkey Kid
2000 - The Latchkey Kid (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780754040446
ISBN-10: 0754040445

Yes Mama
2000 - Yes Mama (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780006174707
ISBN-10: 0006174701
Genre: Literature & Fiction

Thursday's Child
1999 - Thursday's Child (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780006172444
ISBN-10: 000617244X
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.

The Moneylenders of Shahpur
1999 - The Moneylenders of Shahpur (Paperback)Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780006173540
ISBN-10: 0006173543
Genre: Literature & Fiction

L' Horreur Economique
1999 - L' Horreur Economique [Le livre de poche - French Edition] (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9782253146018
ISBN-10: 2253146013

Liverpool Daisy
1997 - Liverpool Daisy (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780745148939
ISBN-10: 074514893X
Genre: Literature & Fiction

Three Women of Liverpool
1996 - Three Women of Liverpool (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780745138657
ISBN-10: 0745138659

Liverpool Daisy and Three Women of Liverpool
1995 - Liverpool Daisy and Three Women of Liverpool (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780709056218
ISBN-10: 0709056214
Genre: Literature & Fiction

The Liverpool Basque
1994 - The Liverpool Basque [Charnwood Library Series] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780708987896
ISBN-10: 0708987893
Genre: Romance

Twopence to Cross the Mersey
1992 - Twopence to Cross the Mersey (Audio Cassette)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780001046719
ISBN-10: 0001046713

Lemon Tree
1992 - Lemon Tree (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780061002908
ISBN-10: 0061002909
Genre: Literature & Fiction

The Latchkey Kid Mourning Doves
1991 - The Latchkey Kid Mourning Doves (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780007712038
ISBN-10: 0007712030

Helen Forrester Omnibus
1990 - Helen Forrester Omnibus (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780370315034
ISBN-10: 0370315030
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, History, Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 5/5 Stars.

Lime Street at Two/Large Print
1990 - Lime Street at Two/large Print [Ulverscroft Large Print] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780708915547
ISBN-10: 070891554X
Genre: History

Moneylenders of Shahpur
1987 - Moneylenders of Shahpur (Hardcover)Paperback, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780002231893
ISBN-10: 0002231891

Forrester Helen Slipcase 87
1986 - Forrester Helen Slipcase 87 (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780006371359
ISBN-10: 0006371353

The Money Lenders of Shahpur [Ulverscroft Large Print] (Hardcover)