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A time for renewal / Anna Jacobs.

By: Jacobs, Anna [author.].
Material type: TextTextSeries: Jacobs, Anna. Rivenshaw: 2.Publisher: Leicester : Thorpe, 2017Copyright date: ©2015Edition: Large print edition.Description: 417 pages (large print) ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781444832129.Subject(s): Dwellings -- Conservation and restoration -- England -- Lancashire -- Fiction | Architecture, Domestic -- Conservation and restoration -- England -- Fiction | Great Britain -- History -- George VI, 1936-1952 -- Fiction | Lancashire (England) -- Fiction | England -- Social life and customs -- 1945- -- FictionGenre/Form: Large type books. | Historical fiction. | Domestic fiction. Summary: "In the aftermath of World War Two, there's a desperate shortage of housing and goods across the nation. Mayne Esher's only hope of preserving his family's war-damaged stately home of Esherwood is to turn it into flats. When he opens it up to his Army friends who will be starting a building business with him, it soon becomes clear that the house isn't the only thing that needs fixing... Victor is fighting his late wife's mother for custody of his daughter Betty; whilst Ros, a former Wren he meets, has been cheated out of her money and has nowhere else to go. Daniel, still unsettled after his wartime experiences, is waiting for his divorce to go through. And no one's heard from Francis at all..." --Publisher's description.
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"Home is where the heart is." --Cover.

"In the aftermath of World War Two, there's a desperate shortage of housing and goods across the nation. Mayne Esher's only hope of preserving his family's war-damaged stately home of Esherwood is to turn it into flats. When he opens it up to his Army friends who will be starting a building business with him, it soon becomes clear that the house isn't the only thing that needs fixing... Victor is fighting his late wife's mother for custody of his daughter Betty; whilst Ros, a former Wren he meets, has been cheated out of her money and has nowhere else to go. Daniel, still unsettled after his wartime experiences, is waiting for his divorce to go through. And no one's heard from Francis at all..." --Publisher's description.

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