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When the lights go down.

Author: Pamela Evans
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Headline Book Publishing, 2016.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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It is 1938 and the threat of war looms on the streets of London. But, when the lights go down in the cinema aisles, usherette Daisy Blake is transported to a world of glamour and romance. Among the staff there is much merriment and Daisy soon falls in love with the handsome organist, Al Dawson. Then war is declared and, just after Al leaves for the frontline, Daisy discovers she's pregnant. Her mother is distraught;  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Historical fiction
Fiction
History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Pamela Evans
ISBN: 1472219627 9781472219626 9781472219602 1472219600
OCLC Number: 920820287
Description: 330 pages ; 24 cm

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The glamour of the cinema heals the heartbreak of the Second World War in Pam Evans' new family saga. Perfect for fans of Katie Flynn, Kate Thompson and Annie Murray.  Read more...

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History and Romance. A touching saga * My Weekly * A special kind of warmth with all the right ingredients * Lancashire Evening Post * Very readable * Bella * A touching novel * Daily Express *

 
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