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A Christmas wish for the shipyard girls / Nancy Revell.

By: Revell, NancyMaterial type: TextTextSeries: Revell, Nancy. Shipyard girls ; 9.Publisher: London, England : Arrow Books, 2020Description: 455 pages ; 20 cmContent type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 178746427X; 9781787464278Subject(s): World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- Fiction | Female friendship -- Fiction | Families -- England -- Fiction | Working class -- England -- Fiction | Shipbuilding industry -- Fiction | Shipyards -- Fiction | Christmas -- Fiction | Sunderland (Tyne and Wear, England) -- FictionGenre/Form: Historical fiction. | Domestic fiction. DDC classification: 823.92 Summary: "Sunderland, 1943: As Christmas approaches in the shipyards, everyone is hoping for a little magic...Helen would love to find the courage to tell the dashing Dr Parker of her true feelings for him. But how can she when he clearly has eyes for someone else?More than a year has passed since Bel's wedding to sweetheart Joe. She knows she has much to feel thankful for and yet there is still one burning desire which she cannot ignore.And as Polly grows with child, she hopes against hope for a safe delivery - and that her husband Tommy can soon return from the front line to meet their new arrival.There will be storms to weather, but guided by their strength and friendship there is still hope for each of the shipyard girls that their Christmas wishes will come true."-- Publisher.
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**THE NINTH NOVEL IN THE BESTSELLING SHIPYARD GIRLS SERIES**

'Emotional and gripping' Take a Break
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Sunderland, 1943: As Christmas approaches in the shipyards, everyone is hoping for a little magic...

Helen would love to find the courage to tell the dashing Dr Parker of her true feelings for him. But how can she when he clearly has eyes for someone else?

More than a year has passed since Bel's wedding to sweetheart Joe. She knows she has much to feel thankful for and yet there is still one burning desire which she cannot ignore.

And as Polly grows with child, she hopes against hope for a safe delivery - and that her husband Tommy can soon return from the front line to meet their new arrival.

There will be storms to weather, but guided by their strength and friendship there is still hope for each of the shipyard girls that their Christmas wishes will come true.
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Praise for Nancy Revell

'Nancy Revell knows how to stir the passions and soothe the heart!' Northern Echo

'Stirring and heartfelt storytelling' Peterborough Evening Telegraph

'The author is one to watch' Sun

'Well-drawn, believable characters combined with a storyline to keep you turning the pages' Woman

"Sunderland, 1943: As Christmas approaches in the shipyards, everyone is hoping for a little magic...Helen would love to find the courage to tell the dashing Dr Parker of her true feelings for him. But how can she when he clearly has eyes for someone else?More than a year has passed since Bel's wedding to sweetheart Joe. She knows she has much to feel thankful for and yet there is still one burning desire which she cannot ignore.And as Polly grows with child, she hopes against hope for a safe delivery - and that her husband Tommy can soon return from the front line to meet their new arrival.There will be storms to weather, but guided by their strength and friendship there is still hope for each of the shipyard girls that their Christmas wishes will come true."-- Publisher.

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