The Evacuee Christmas

eAudio - unabridged
(8.27 hours)
Product Number: OB7287
Released: 19 Oct, 2017
Business Term: OBOU Purchase
ISBN: #9780008257569
Narrator(s): Helen Keeley
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Description

A heart-warming story of friendship and family during the first Christmas of World War Two. Autumn 1939 and London prepares to evacuate its young. In No 5 Jubilee Street, Bermondsey, ten-year-old Connie is determined to show her parents that she's a brave girl and can look after her twin brother, Jessie. She won't cry, not while anyone's watching. In the crisp Yorkshire Dales, Connie and Jessie are billeted to a rambling vicarage. Kindly but chaotic, Reverend Braithwaite is determined to keep his London charges on the straight and narrow, but the twins soon find adventures of their own. As autumn turns to winter, Connie's dearest wish is that war will end and they will be home for Christmas. But this Christmas Eve there will be an unexpected arrival.

Author(s): Katie King
Genre: Saga
Imprint: HQ
Original Publish Date: 19 Oct, 2017

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Large Print
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Author(s): Katie King
Product Number LP4478
Released: 01 Nov, 2018
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: W F Howes
ISBN: #9781528843164
eBook
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Author(s): Katie King
Genre: Saga
Product Number WEB158472
Released: 19 Oct, 2017
Business Term: OBOU 26 Circs
Publisher: HQ
ISBN: #9780008257552

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