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Woolworths Girls

Elaine Everest


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True friendships can win the hardest of battles . . .
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  • Paperback
    $23.58
ISBN: 9781447295488
ANNOTATION:
True friendships can win the hardest of battles . . .

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True friendships can win the hardest of battles . . .

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BOOK 1 IN THE WOOLWORTHS SERIES

  1. On her first day at Woolworths, Sarah Caselton meets glamorous Maisie and shy Freda. The trio couldn't be more different but they soon form a tight-knit friendship, sharing their hopes and dreams for the future.

Sarah falls into the warmth and rhythm of her new job, enjoying the social events hosted by Woolies and her blossoming romance with the young assistant manager, Alan.

But history waits for no one, and with the threat of war clouding the horizon, the young men and women of Woolworths soon realize they may not have the luxury of a carefree youth or the time to fall in love . . .

The Woolworths Girls is a heart-warming tale of friendship, family and hope in the face of war.

PRAISE FOR THE WOOLWORTHS GIRLS

"Heartwarming ... a must-read." Woman's Own

"A lovely read." Bella

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It's 1938 and as the threat of war hangs over the country, Sarah Caselton is preparing for her new job at Woolworths. Before long, she forms a tight bond with two of her colleagues: the glamorous Maisie and shy Freda. The trio couldn't be more different, but they immediately form a close-knit friendship, sharing their hopes and dreams for the future.Sarah soon falls into the rhythm of her new position, enjoying the social events hosted by Woolies and her blossoming romance with young assistant manager, Alan. But with the threat of war clouding the horizon, the young men and women of Woolworths realize that there are bigger battles ahead. It's a dangerous time for the nation, and an even more perilous time to fall in love . . .

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It's 1938 and as the threat of war hangs over the country, Sarah Caselton is preparing for her new job at Woolworths. Before long, she forms a tight bond with two of her colleagues: the glamorous Maisie and shy Freda. The trio couldn't be more different, but they immediately form a close-knit friendship, sharing their hopes and dreams for the future. Sarah soon falls into the rhythm of her new position, enjoying the social events hosted by Woolies and her blossoming romance with young assistant manager, Alan. But with the threat of war clouding the horizon, the young men and women of Woolworths realize that there are bigger battles ahead. It's a dangerous time for the nation, and an even more perilous time to fall in love . . .

Author Biography

Elaine Everest was born and brought up in north west Kent, where The Woolworths Girls is set, and was once a Woolworths girl herself.

Elaine has written widely for women's magazines, with both short stories and features. A canine journalist, her experience has led to her writing columns for canine publications, as well as non-fiction books for dog owners, and being in demand for radio. When she isn't writing, Elaine runs The Write Place creative writing school in Dartford, Kent, and the blog for the Romantic Novelists' Association.

Elaine lives with her husband, Michael, and their Polish Lowland Sheepdog, Henry, in Swanley, Kent.

You can say hello to Elaine on Twitter @ElaineEverest or Facebook everest

Review

"Elaine brings the heyday of the iconic high-street giant to life in her charming novel." S Magazine A lovely read. Bella A warm, tender tale of friendship and love ... sweet as a Woolies Pick 'n' Mix. -- Milly Johnson Heartwarming ... a must-read. Woman's Own

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'Heartwarming ... a must-read'

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True friendships can win the hardest of battles . . .

Product Details

Author
Elaine Everest
Publisher
Pan Macmillan
Year
2016
ISBN-10
144729548X
ISBN-13
9781447295488
Format
Paperback
Pages
448
Media
Book
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Audience Age
18
Edition
Main Market Ed.
Publication Date
2016-04-26
Series
Woolworths
Language
English
Audience
General/Trade