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The land girls

The land girls

Wilkinson, Annie, author; Dover, Anne

Seventeen-year-old Muriel Dearlove has weathered the Blitz unscathed, earning her keep in Miss Chapman's grocery shop. But with her sweetheart Bill away fighting and her friends conscripted into the WRENS and WAAF, life has become tedious for Muriel. Then one day an old friend returns from a stint in the Land Army. She is rosy cheeked and looks healthier than ever. Desperate for the chance to broaden her horizons, Muriel signs up to become a Land Girl. But Muriel soon discovers that getting back to the land is not all about making hay in the sunshine

CD, CD, Audiobook. English. Love stories. Historical fiction. Domestic fiction. Audiobooks.
CD Book
Published Long Preston: Magna, 2015
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Statement of responsibility: Annie Wilkinson; read by Anne Dover
ISBN: 1785020110, 9781785020117
Intended audience: Adult.
Note: Complete and unabridged
Physical Description: 12 audio discs (CD) (12 hr. 30 min.) : digital ; 12 cm.
Publisher Number: 847
Series: Story Sound CD
Subject: World War, 1939-1945 England Hull Fiction.; Womens Land Army (Great Britain) Fiction.; World War, 1939-1945 England, North East Fiction.; Northumberland (England) Fiction.; World War, 1939-1945 Women Fiction.

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Seventeen-year-old Muriel Dearlove has weathered the Blitz unscathed, earning her keep in Miss Chapman's grocery shop. But with her sweetheart Bill away fighting and her friends conscripted into the WRENS and WAAF, life has become tedious for Muriel. Then one day an old friend returns from a stint in the Land Army. She is rosy cheeked and looks healthier than ever. Desperate for the chance to broaden her horizons, Muriel signs up to become a Land Girl. But Muriel soon discovers that getting back to the land is not all about making hay in the sunshine.