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The country doctor's choice

The country doctor's choice

Bennett, Maggie, author; Maisey, Julie

The market town of Everham is full of rumours and counter-rumours. Dr Leigh McDowall, medical registrar, is taking a refresher course in obstetrics. He is immediately attracted to Dr Shelagh Hammond, obstetric surgeon, but she is deeply involved with another doctor, Paul Sykes and is caring for her terminally ill mother, who has a secret of her own. Meanwhile Reverend Derek Bolt is troubled by the unwanted attentions of a female parishioner and he confides in headmaster Jeremy North. Set against the back-drop of the Profumo affair that rocked Britain, Everham's own politics reach a dramatic scandalous crescendo

CD, CD, Audiobook. English. Historical fiction. Domestic fiction. Audiobooks.
CD Book
Published Long Preston: Magna, 2015
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Statement of responsibility: Maggie Bennett; read by Julie Maisey
ISBN: 1785020285, 9781785020285
Intended audience: Adult.
Note: Complete and unabridged
Physical Description: 6 audio discs (CD) (6 hr. 30 min.) : digital ; 12 cm.
Publisher Number: 842
Series: Story Sound CD
Subject: Hampshire (England) History 20th century Fiction; Man-woman relationships Fiction.; Interpersonal conflict Fiction.; Family secrets Fiction.; Physicians Fiction.

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The market town of Everham is full of rumours and counter-rumours. Dr Leigh McDowall, medical registrar, is taking a refresher course in obstetrics. He is immediately attracted to Dr Shelagh Hammond, obstetric surgeon, but she is deeply involved with another doctor, Paul Sykes and is caring for her terminally ill mother, who has a secret of her own. Meanwhile Reverend Derek Bolt is troubled by the unwanted attentions of a female parishioner and he confides in headmaster Jeremy North. Set against the back-drop of the Profumo affair that rocked Britain, Everham's own politics reach a dramatic scandalous crescendo.