Sweethearts and Soldiers Synopsis
A story of love and hate, friendship and treachery is played out in the dark shadow cast by the Great War
Sweethearts and Soldiers Press Reviews
Town & Country News. Lizzie Bennett writes in a vivid, engaging narrative style with evocative descriptions that bring a bygone period to life. With a constantly evolving plot line that makes you want to read on, convincing dialogue and characters that you really care about, Sweethearts and Soldiers is a thoroughly enjoyable read. Newark Advertiser. Wartime romance and heartache unfolds in this debut novel by Lizzie Bennett - Sweethearts and Soldiers. The book draws on the author's strong links to Nottingham and rural Norfolk and tells of the hopes, loves, trials and disappointments of a generation. Lizzie Bennett has created characters that seem real and you can't help but be drawn into their story. Sweethearts and Soldiers is a great read and once started is difficult to put down as the author cleverly weaves the tales together - pausing each story to a crucial point to make you read on. Norfolk Magazine. BOOK OF THE MONTH. A dramatic fictional tale of love and war, Sweethearts and Soldiers has some truly heart-rending moments. Add a handful of lively girls, some handsome men, historical descriptions ranging from world war one horrors to the fashions of the time and Lizzie Bennett has created a fast-paced story that you will find hard to put down.