The Twelfth Day of July, Paperback
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Sadie is Protestant, Kevin is Catholic - and on the tense streets of Belfast their lives collide.

It starts with a dare - kids fooling around - but soon becomes something dangerous.

Getting to know Sadie Jackson will change Kevin's life forever.

But will the world around them change too? This is the first of Joan Lingard's ground-breaking Kevin and Sadie books.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 128 pages
  • Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Romance
  • ISBN: 9780140371758



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Protestant's siblings Tommy and Sadie Jackson are looking forward to the Protestant celebrations on the 12th day of July. In the Catholic part of town, Kevin McCoy and his friends view the celebration with tense anticipation.