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The girl from the corner shop

The girl from the corner shop

Hughes, Alrene, author; Brydon, Laura, narrator

Widowed early in World War Two, heartbroken Helen Harrison is working in the family corner shop and, determined to rebuild her shattered life, decides to leave her domineering mother. Her godmother, Pearl, offers her work in a fashion wholesaler's. When the showroom is robbed, she meets DC Kershaw and he inspires her to join the Women's Auxiliary Police Corps. Helen throws herself into the work, dealing with evacuees, the destitute and vulnerable. A series of tragic events makes Helen realise there's still something missing in her life and soon she will have to choose between two very different men vying for her heart

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Published Rearsby: Lamplight Audiobooks, 2019
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    30131045443782 Adult audiobook Due back 23rd December


Statement of responsibility: Alrene Hughes
ISBN: 1789549442, 9781789549447
Performers: Narrated by Laura Brydon.
Physical Description: 9 CDs (645 min.) : digital, stereo
Subject: World War, 1939-1945 England Manchester Fiction.