Pine River Public Library (Leon-Saxeville)

Our last goodbye, Shirley Dickson - trade paperback

Summary
"England, 1943: When twenty-five-year-old May Robinson's mother is tragically killed one foggy night, May is heartbroken and terrified. She isn't sure she has the strength to harbor the secret they have kept for so many years-the secret her mother devoted her life to hiding. The secret that would tear their broken family even further apart. Instead, May vows to make her mother proud by training to be a nurse at Edgemoor General Hospital in South Shields. Surrounded by wailing air-raid sirens and the eternal drone of enemy planes, May tends wounded, ashen-faced soldiers. Working tirelessly alongside her is kindhearted Richard Bentley. May is immediately drawn to his sparkling brown eyes and the way he makes her laugh. Among the death and despair, May and Richard become beacons of hope for each other-but May wonders why he isn't fighting in the war like the thousands of other brave young men. Yet May, longing to escape her past, has kept her own secret hidden from Richard. As the peril and uncertainty around them grows, she finds herself asking: How well do they really know each other? And with the war coming closer to home, May cannot keep her shocking truth from coming to light . . . "--, Provided by publisher
Language
eng
Literary Form
fiction
Copyright
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Note
"Originally published in 2019 by Bookouture"--Title page verso
Physical Description
334 pages, 21 cm
Isbn
9781538703731

Library Locations

  • Pine River Public Library (Leon-Saxeville)

    Leon-Saxeville Library N4715 County Road E, Pine River, WI, 54965, US
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