The summer season theatre scene in Great Yarmouth and Brokencliff on Sea continues in this fourth novel by Tony Gareth Smith. Meet the stars that made the seaside come alive in the summer and the landladies that provided accommodation. The year is 1972 • A galvanised bucket was found at the scene of the crime – just who did survive the Golden Sands fire? • Will the landladies of GAGGA be persuaded to use wholesaler “Murdell and Pocock”? • Cupid has been busy firing arrows, but just who was in the firing line? • Meet interior designer Sandie Cross as she does her best to dress up the outdated décor of The Beach Croft Hotel • Can the Sparrows Nest, Lowestoft be sure of a star line up for their summer season? • Freda finds another perfume that should carry a health warning! • Will the plays at The Little Playhouse help resurrect repertory at Brokencliff on Sea? • Lady Samantha of Owlerton Hall plans some much needed restoration work on the crumbling building, with or without the support of Sir Harold • Lilly Brockett plays a dangerous game • Reverend George makes a life changing decision All of this and more can be found within the pages of “Backstage”, a trip back in time to gentler times when mobile meant being able to walk about. Also by the same author: Twice Nightly, To Catch a Falling Star and Curtains. All available on line from The Great British Bookshop (, Amazon, Waterstones and all good on-line book retailers. Visit Tony’s website:

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    Number of Pages: 262
    Format(s): Paperback - ISBN: 9781784564520
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    Books by Tony Gareth Smith


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