The Child At The Door

Maggie Bennett

Editore: Cornerstone
Anno: 2003
Rilegatura: Paperback / softback
Pagine: 512 p.
Testo in English
Peso: 272 gr.
  • EAN: 9780099415756
pagabile con 18App pagabile con Carta del Docente

Articolo acquistabile con 18App e Carta del Docente

€ 5,70

€ 6,71

Risparmi € 1,01 (15%)

Venduto e spedito da IBS

6 punti Premium

Disponibile in 4/5 settimane

Quantità:
Descrizione

A young nurse's life is forever changed by war...Orphan Mabel Court's dreams come true when she enters the Booth Street Poor Law Infirmary as a probationer nurse. But it is August 1914, and her world is about to be turned upside down. She soon meets Norah McLoughlin, another probationer, and the two girls - together with Mabel's childhood friend Maudie, now a music-hall dancer - become firm friends. As war rages across Europe, they try to keep their spirits up but when Mabel's fiance Harry Drover is wounded at the battle of the Somme, Mabel realises that the life she and Harry had always hoped for is now an impossibility. Then when Maudie falls pregnant by an officer, and Norah's young man is lost at sea, all three girls are forced to face the fact that life will never be the same again...