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War brides

Author: Helen Bryan
Publisher: Long Preston : Magna, 2008.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : English : Large print edView all editions and formats
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In 1939 the lives of five women are about to collide in the sleepy little village of Crowmarsh Priors. Evangeline has eloped from New Orleans with a naval captain, Alice is resigned to life as the parish spinster, Elsie is evacuated from the East End to be a maid for Lady Marchmont, Tanni has fled from Vienna with her newborn son, and hbigh-spirited Frances is to see out the war with her godmother. Together these  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Large type books
Domestic fiction
Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Helen Bryan
ISBN: 9780750529525 0750529520
OCLC Number: 226280917
Notes: Originally published: London: Penguin, 2007.
Description: 492 pages (large print) ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Helen Bryan.

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In 1939 the lives of five women are about to collide in the sleepy little village of Crowmarsh Priors. Evangeline has eloped from New Orleans with a naval captain, Alice is resigned to life as the parish spinster, Elsie is evacuated from the East End to be a maid for Lady Marchmont, Tanni has fled from Vienna with her newborn son, and hbigh-spirited Frances is to see out the war with her godmother. Together these five women face hardship, passion and danger, and form a bond that sees them through their darkest hours, and lasts for the rest of their lives.

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