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The reluctant midwife : a Hope River novel

Author: Patricia Harman
Publisher: New York, NY : William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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The Great Depression has hit West Virginia hard. Men are out of work; women struggle to feed hungry children. Luckily, Nurse Becky Myers has returned to care for them. While she can handle most situations, Becky is still uneasy helping women deliver their babies. For these mothers-to-be, she relies on an experienced midwife, her dear friend Patience Murphy.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Patricia Harman
ISBN: 9780062358240 0062358243
OCLC Number: 913082999
Description: 409, 8 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Patricia Harman.

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The USA Today bestselling author of The Midwife of Hope River returns with a heartfelt sequel, a novel teeming with life and full of humor and warmth, one that celebrates the human spirit.The Great  Read more...

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"An entrancing saga of birth and rebirth, of people you come to love as they confront loss and guilt, poverty and fear, silence and doubt." -- Pamela Schoenewaldt, author of Swimming in the Moon "A Read more...

 
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