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Call the midwife: a memoir of birth joy and hard times : Call the Midwife Series, Book 1. / Jennifer Worth.

Worth, Jennifer. (Author). Barber, Nicola. (Added Author).

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  • ISBN: 9781611749250 (sound recording)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (11 audio files) : digital.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: Prince Frederick : HighBridge Company, 2012.

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General Note: Unabridged.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrator: Nicola Barber.
Summary, etc.: At the age of twenty-two, Jennifer Worth leaves her comfortable home to move into a convent and become a midwife in post war London's East End slums. The colorful characters she meets while delivering babies all over London-from the plucky, warm-hearted nuns with whom she lives to the woman with twenty-four children who can't speak English to the prostitutes and dockers of the city's seedier side-illuminate a fascinating time in history. Beautifully written and utterly moving, Call the Midwife will touch the hearts of anyone who is, and everyone who has, a mother.
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 338971 KB).
Subject: Nonfiction.
Biography & Autobiography.
Genre: Electronic books.

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