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War girls.

Author: Theresa BreslinMatt WhymanMary HooperRowena HouseMelvin BurgessAll authors
Publisher: London : Andersen Press, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English
1914: war has broken out across Europe and beyond. Nothing will ever be the same again for those caught up in the conflict. This collection of short stories explores how the First World War changed and shaped the lives of women forever.

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Theresa Breslin; Matt Whyman; Mary Hooper; Rowena House; Melvin Burgess; Berlie Doherty; Anne Fine; Adèle Geras; Sally Nicholls
ISBN: 9781783440603 1783440600
OCLC Number: 884546341
Description: 1 volume ; 20 cm
Contents: Shadow and light / Theresa Breslin --
Ghost story / Matt Whyman --
Storm in a teashop / Mary Hooper --
The marshalling of Angélique's geese / Rowena House --
Mother and Mrs. Everington / Melvin Burgess --
Sky dancer / Berlie Doherty --
Piercing the veil / Anne Fine --
The green behind the grass / Adèle Geras --
Going spare / Sally Nicholls.
Other Titles: Short stories.


As featured on BBC Radio 4's Woman's Hour. and a grief-stricken widow defends her homeland amidst the destruction of war. Through these and other tales, War Girls presents a moving portrait of loss  Read more...


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"War Girls gathers together some of the finest writers for older readers to bring to life the impact the First World War had on women... Excellent" -- Marilyn Brocklehurst * The Bookseller * Read more...

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