When nurse Mabel Court enters the Booth Street Infirmary, her future looks bright—this is the opportunity that she has always dreamt of. But it is August 1914, and her world is about to be turned upside down. As war rages across Europe, she and her friends try to keep their spirits up. But when Mabel's fiance Harry is wounded at the battle of the Somme, and returns home shell-shocked, Mabel realizes that the life she and Harry had always hoped for is now impossible.
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Continuing the Sorrel Street series, this World War One saga in the best-selling tradition of Meg Hutchison -- speaks of friendship, love and loss.About the Author:
Maggie Bennett was born in Hampshire. When she left school she started general nursing training and, after a year as a staff nurse, she went on to train as a midwife. Having been an avid reader, she took a correspondence course in creative writing and started writing articles and short stories. Her first novel, A Child’s Voice Calling, was published in 2002.
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Book Description Random House UK, 2002. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M043400975X
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Book Description Random House Uk Ltd, 2002. Hardcover. Book Condition: Brand New. 480 pages. 9.57x6.38x1.50 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # 043400975X