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Keep the home fires burning / S. Block.

Block, Simon, (author.).

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Kendallville PL - Kendallville Main Branch FICTION BLOCK (Text) 37516002037680 Adult New Book Shelf Checked out 05/29/2018

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781785763601
  • ISBN: 1785763601
  • Physical Description: 494 pages : map ; 20 cm
  • Publisher: London : Zaffre, 2018.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Will the war make or break them?"--Cover.
"From the creator of the smash-hit ITV show Home Fires"--Cover.
Formatted Contents Note:
Prologue -- Part One. Spitfire down -- Part Two. A woman's work -- Part Three. Strangers amongst us -- Part Four. A soldier returns.
Summary, etc.:
Join Frances Barden, Sarah Collingborne, Pat Simms, Miriam Brindsley, and the women of the Great Paxford Women's Institute as calamity hits their beloved village and they prove once again that when women work together they can surmount almost any challenge. Frances struggles as her factory is shut down and her husband's secret child arrives at her door. Pat's abusive husband is home from the war. Newlyweds Teresa and Nick hide a secret. Meanwhile, the life of the Campbell family is turned on its head, and Alison finds new purpose in helping the influx of strangers to the village. Through it all the Women's Institute provides support and camaraderie. But is their combined strength enough to get them through the war?
Subject: World War, 1939-1945 > Women > Great Britain > Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 > England > Fiction.
Villages > England > Fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.
Domestic fiction.

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