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All Change for Nurse Millie by Jean Fullerton
  

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Millie, married to local councillor, Jim Smith who has hopes to become an MP, is torn between her nursing career and supporting her husband. Then suddenly she finds the decision easy to make! This is 1950-based and follows Call Nurse Millie which you don’t need to read before this but you’ll certainly want to for they are lovely period tales, right up Call the Midwife street.

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All Change for Nurse Millie by Jean Fullerton

Nurse Millie Sullivan is now Nurse Millie Smith, having married aspiring MP Jim Smith. The war has ended and the NHS has just come into action, so the nurses are busier than ever as the community realise that they no longer have to pay for the services. Minor ailments need attention, babies need to be helped into the world and some of the larger-than-life characters need keeping in line so Millie has enough drama to deal with without having to deal with more from home...and Alex Nolan, her ex-fiance, is back in town.

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Enjoy CALL THE MIDWIFE? Then you'll love this... A beautifully written sequel that gives you a fab insight into the life of a nurse in London's East End in the '40s. * CLOSER * Plot strands are drawn together and resolved masterfully as she and Alex re-establish their friendship. Millie's admirable, turbulent story is packed with evocative post-war details and is fast-paced, plausible, and highly engaging, though the complexities of the issues covered lend the story a darker, serious tone. Highly recommended. * HISTORICAL NOVELIST SOCIETY * An enjoyable story depicting the hardship of post-war Britain * TELEGRAPH & ARGUS *


About the Author

Jean Fullerton

Jean Fullerton is a native Londoner and was born in the East End within the sound of Bow Bells. Until she was five her family lived in Wapping, alongside the Thames, and then moved to Stepney. She is a trained nurse and teaches healthcare and nursing. No Cure for Love won the 2006 bi-annual Harry Bowling Prize for a novel set in London and written by an unpublished author. Jean's husband is a Church of England vicar, and his parish includes the site of the 2012 Olympic Games. She has three daughters.

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Publication date

13th February 2014

Author

Jean Fullerton

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www.jeanfullerton.com/

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Publisher

Orion (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd ) an imprint of Orion Publishing Co

Format

Paperback
416 pages

Categories

Romantic Fiction
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ISBN

9781409137412

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