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The War Widows Paperback – 7 April 2008

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PRAISE FOR THE WAR WIDOWS AND THE GIRL FROM WORLD’S END

‘A good read to curl up with.’
Lincolnshire Echo

‘All emotions are here - a great holiday read.’
The Bradford Telegraph

‘A good read’
Hull Daily Mail

‘A beautiful, almost poetically-written tale of love and tragedy in the Yorkshire Dales mainly set during the Second World War. The characters are real flesh and blood and the reader shares their ups and downs with genuine empathy.’

Maureen Lee, author of Kitty and her Sisters

‘An epic tale of hardship and tragedy straddling the Second World War’

The Bookseller

‘A captivating journey back to the past’.

Closer Magazine

‘a warm and enchanting first novel from a writer with an instinctive feel for the northern landscape’

Lancashire Evening Post

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When you lose everything you love, you need a friend…


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  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Avon (7 April 2008)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • Paperback ‏ : ‎ 464 pages
  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 184756013X
  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-1847560131
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 11.1 x 3 x 17.8 cm
  • Customer Reviews:
    4.2 out of 5 stars 80 ratings

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