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  • Published: 15 November 2016
  • ISBN: 9781784750015
  • Imprint: Arrow
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 384
  • RRP: $12.99

A Nightingale Christmas Carol

(Nightingales 8)




The new Nightingales Christmas novel from the Sunday Times top ten bestselling author of Nightingales Under the Mistletoe. Set during the Second World War.

All that Dora Riley wants is her husband home safe for Christmas…

The Nightingale Hospital, London, 1944: With her husband Nick away fighting, Dora struggles to keep the home fires burning and is put in charge of a ward full of German prisoners of war. Can she find it in her heart to care for her enemies?

Fellow nurse Kitty thinks she might be falling for a German soldier, whilst Dora’s old friend Helen returns from Europe with a dark secret.

Can the women overcome their prejudices and the troubles of their past to do their duty for their country?

  • Pub date: 15 November 2016
  • ISBN: 9781784750015
  • Imprint: Arrow
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 384
  • RRP: $12.99

About the Author

Donna Douglas

Donna Douglas lives in York with her husband and daughter. Besides writing novels, she is also a very well-respected freelance journalist and has written many features for the Daily Mail.

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Praise for A Nightingale Christmas Carol

“The new Nightingales Christmas novel from the Sunday Times top ten bestselling author of Nightingales Under the Mistletoe. Set during the Second World War. All that Dora Riley wants is her husband home safe for Christmas… The Nightingale Hospital, London, 1944: With her husband Nick away fighting, Dora struggles to keep the home fires burning and is put in charge of a ward full of German prisoners of war. Can she find it in her heart to care for her enemies? Fellow nurse Kitty thinks she might be falling for a German soldier, whilst Dora’s old friend Helen returns from Europe with a dark secret. Can the women overcome their prejudices and the troubles of their past to do their duty for their country?”

from the publisher's description

“A must for fans of Call the Midwife or for anyone who enjoys stories set on the home-front in WW2”

Frost Magazine

“Compelling, emotional and as gripping as ever”

Bookish Jottings

“A lovely page-turner”

Prima


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