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The shop girls of Chapel Street

The shop girls of Chapel Street

Holmes, Jenny, 1968- author

Violet Wheeler is down on her luck. She's lost everything, and with no-one to turn to, she has to rely on the goodwill of the community to help her out. At the Jubilee drapers, amongst the spools of ribbon, skeins of silk and latest 30s fashions, Violet finds a refuge. She's offered a chance to get back on her feet, and with that an unexpected chance to find love. It's only when a forgotten piece of jewellery with a mysterious note surfaces that Violet is thrown back in to the past again, and starts to wonder what secrets there might be in her family's history

Large print, Book. English. General. Large type books.
Published Long Preston: Magna, 2017
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Statement of responsibility: Jenny Holmes
ISBN: 0750543779, 9780750543774
Note: Standard print edition originally published: London: Corgi Books, 2016.
Physical Description: 390 pages (large print) ; 24 cm
Subject: Great Britain Social life and customs 1918-1945 Fiction.; Bradford (West Yorkshire, England) Social life and customs 20th century Fiction.

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Orphaned young, Violet Wheeler has been brought up by her aunt - but when Winnie dies, she feels she's lost everything. At the Jubilee drapers, amongst the spools of ribbon, skeins of silk and latest thirties fashions, Violet finds a refuge. She's offered a chance to get back on her feet, and with that an unexpected chance to discover love. It's only when a forgotten piece of jewellery with a mysterious note surfaces that Violet is thrown back in to the past again, and starts to wonder what secrets there might be in her family's history. Can her new friends steer Violet towards a happy ending against all the odds?