The First Boxing Day

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About

Welcome to dancingsisters.co.uk.

Dancing Sisters is a recently established small press based in Hull in the East Riding of Yorkshire. We mainly publish pamphlet-style publications for niche markets. Our very first pamphlet, published on 1 May 2015, was an Index for Jean Hartley's Philip Larkin, the Marvell Press and Me. The Index, compiled by James L. Orwin, is a companion publication for the 1989 (hardcover) Carcanet edition of Jean Hartley's memoir.

Our second publication, published on 1 July 2015, is There Are Worse Things I Could Do Than Write A Poem Or Two, a chapbook of two Dean Wilson poems: 'Fourth Best Poet In Hull' and 'Away with the Fairies', which are among the most popular in Dean's live performances.

Our third publication, published on 1 September 2015, is a children's Christmas story in verse, The First Boxing Day, by James L. Orwin.

Our fourth pamphlet publication was Heart on the Water, a slim volume of twenty-one poems by Mary McCollum, which was published on 1 March 2016 (see our Publications section, below).

On 22 May 2017 (to coincide with Hull's 12 month tenure as UK City of Culture) we published HULL 2017: 2,017 facts about Hull and people associated with the city, by James L. Orwin, which was made available as an eBook via Amazon on 1 January 2017. The paperback version was published on 1 May 2017.

Our most recent pamphlet Box-free Zone the debut collection of twenty-four poems by Frank Newsum, was published in a signed, limited-edition of 125, on 22 May 2017.

Our most recent publication is living by the law of light the first full collection (52 poems) by Mary McCollum, which was published in a signed, limited-edition of 125, on 4 November 2019.

In conjunction with our signed limited-edition pamphlets, we will also be producing eBook version of all our titles, plus some titles that will only be available in eBook format.

How to reach us

Publications

Price: £5.00
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Jean Hartley's Philip Larkin, The Marvell Press, and Me - An Index – compiled
by James L. Orwin

Price: £6.00
(including P&P to UK destinations)
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There Are Worse Things I Could Do Than Write A Poem Or Two

by Dean Wilson
Price: £6.00
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The First Boxing Day
by James L. Orwin

Price: £5.00
(PLUS £1.00 P&P to UK destinations)
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Heart on the Water
Heart on the Water
by Mary McCollum
Price: £12.00
(PLUS £3.00 P&P to UK destinations)
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Hull 2017: 2,017 facts about Hull and people associated with the city

Hull 2017: 2,017 facts about Hull and people associated with the city
by James L. Orwin

Price: £5.00
PLUS £1.00 P&P to UK destinations)
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Box-free Zone
Box-free Zone
by Frank Newsum
Price: £8.00
(PLUS £2.00 P&P to UK destinations)
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living by the law of light
living by the law of light
by Mary McCollum

Contact

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Thank you, James L. Orwin

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ebooks

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Jean Hartley's Philip Larkin, The Marvell Press, and Me An Index – compiled by
James L. Orwin
ebook price: £1.99
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There Are Worse Thing I Could Do Than Write A Poem Or Two
by Dean Wilson
ebook price:
£0.99
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The First Boxing Day
by James L. Orwin
ebook price: £1.99
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Heart on the Water
Heart on the Water
by Mary McCollum
ebook price: £2.00
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Hull 2017: 2,017 facts about Hull and people associated with the city—cover
Hull 2017: 2,017 facts about Hull and people associated with the city
by James L. Orwin
ebook price: £3.50
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Box-free Zone
Box-free Zone
by Frank Newsum
eBook price: £2.20
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living by the law of light
living by the law of light
by Mary McCollum
eBook price: £2.59
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