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  • Published: 23 October 2014
  • ISBN: 9781448176465
  • Imprint: Ebury Digital
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 432

Home for Christmas




A heart-warming Christmas book set during World War One - shortlisted for the Best Historical Novel Award

Will her soldier sweetheart make it home for Christmas?

Lydia is in training to be a nurse when she first meets Robert and, despite the differences in their class and background, they fall head over heels for one another.

Robert is the nephew of a Lord, and Lydia a mere doctor’s daughter – and a German doctor at that. While her parentage is no hindrance to their relationship in peacetime, when war is declared Robert’s family makes it clear they no longer approve of the match.

With no means of contacting Robert on the Western Front, Lydia volunteers herself, joining the Red Cross. But her love affair with Robert has had more than one consequence…

  • Pub date: 23 October 2014
  • ISBN: 9781448176465
  • Imprint: Ebury Digital
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 432

About the Author

Lizzie Lane

Lizzie Lane was born and brought up in one of the toughest areas of Bristol, as the eldest of three siblings. Her mother, who had endured both the depression and war years, was a natural born storyteller, and it's from her telling of actual experiences of the tumultuous first half of the twentieth century that Lizzie gets her inspiration.

Lizzie now lives in Bath, preferring to lead a simple life where she can write without interruption.

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