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Nightingales on Call by Donna Douglas
  

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From the author of The Nightingale Girls, The Nightingale Sisters and The Nightingale Nurses - perfect for fans of Call the Midwife.

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Nightingales on Call by Donna Douglas

1937 sees new challenges for the trainee nurses. Dora and her old enemy Lucy are paired up on the children's ward for the final three months of their training. The two nurses couldn't seem more different, but they may have more in common than they think, as each hides a secret heartache and new faces at the Nightingale Jess is the feisty eldest daughter of a notorious East End family and determined to prove herself as a ward maid. And new trainee nurse Effie can't wait to escape her small Irish village, and make her way as a nurse in London. But Effie's sister Katie soon begins to worry that Effie's behaviour is out of control. Nightingales on call and in crisis: have they got what it takes?


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a fascinating journey into the past filled with historical detail ... Highly recommended * Jera's Jamboree * Breathes the life and times of the late 1930's into you * A Novel Thought *


About the Author

Donna Douglas lives in York with her husband and daughter. Besides writing novels, she is also a very well-respected freelance journalist and has written many features for the Daily Mail.

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Book Info

Publication date

24th April 2014

Author

Donna Douglas

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Author's Website

www.donnadouglas.co.uk/

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Publisher

Arrow Books Ltd an imprint of Cornerstone

Format

Paperback
448 pages

Categories

Romantic Fiction
Historical Fiction
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ISBN

9780099585152

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