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The reluctant midwife [electronic resource] : A Hope River Novel. Patricia Harman.

Harman, Patricia. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780062358257 (electronic bk)
  • Date Published: 2015.

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Summary, etc.: 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 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.Though she is happy to be back in Hope River, time and experience have tempered Becky's cheerfulness-as tragedy has destroyed the vibrant spirit of her former employer Dr Isaac Blum, who has accompanied her. Patience too has changed. Married and expecting a baby herself, she is relying on Becky to keep the mothers of Hope River safe.But becoming a midwife and ushering precious new life into the world is not Becky's only...
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. New York : William Morrow Paperbacks, 2015. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1046 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Fiction.
Historical Fiction.
Literature.
Genre: Electronic books.

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