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Liverpool Angels by Lyn Andrews
  

Liverpool Angels

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They may well have been angels but they went to hell for this is the story of two girls and a boy during World War I. The boy, Eddie, in the army, the girls nurses on the front. Most of the book is about their horrendous experiences dealing with death on a daily basis. It is not a read for the squeamish. They do find love, but at quite a cost. Despite the subject matter this is a really good read, very well written.

If you like Lyn Andrews you might also like to read books by Annie Groves, Anne Baker and Katie Flynn.

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Liverpool Angels by Lyn Andrews

Born at the turn of the twentieth century, Mae Strickland is only a few days old when her mother suddenly dies. Her aunt Maggie brings Mae up together with her own children, Eddie and Alice, and the girls become like sisters. In spite of Mae's unhappy start, life feels full of promise. Then, as the First World War looms, everything changes. While the local men - including young Eddie - leave to fight, Mae and Alice train as field nurses. As they travel to the front line in the wake of family tragedy, nothing can prepare them for the hardship that lies ahead. Yet there is solace to be found amid the wreckage of the war, and for both, romance is on the horizon. But it will take great courage for Mae and Alice to follow their hearts. Can love win out in the end?

About the Author

Lyn Andrews

Lyn Andrews was born and raised in Liverpool. The daughter of a policeman, she also married a policeman and, after becoming the mother of triplets, took some years off from her writing while she brought up her family. In 1993 Lyn was shortlisted for the Romantic Novelists’ Association Award.

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Publication date

27th February 2014

Author

Lyn Andrews

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www.lynandrewsbooks.co.uk/

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Publisher

Headline Book Publishing an imprint of Headline Publishing Group

Format

Hardback
400 pages

Categories

Sagas and Romance
Historical Fiction
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ISBN

9780755399697

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