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The Angels of Lovely Lane Audiobook

The Angels of Lovely Lane: Lovely Lane, Book 1

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Publisher's Summary

It is 1953, and five girls are arriving to start their training at St Angelus Hospital. Dana has escaped from her family farm in Ireland. Victoria is running away from an aristocratic background. Beth is an army brat and throws her lot in with bitchy Celia Forsyth, and Pammy has come from the wrong side of the tracks.

When an unknown girl is admitted after a botched backstreet abortion, a tragedy begins to unfold which will rock the world of St Angelus to its foundations.

©2016 Nadine Dorries (P)2016 W.F. Howes Ltd

What the Critics Say

"As heart-warming as it is heart-breaking, this novel is unputdownable." (The Sunday Express)

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    sarah hannah 27/11/2016
    sarah hannah 27/11/2016 Member Since 2015
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    "Fab!"

    Great story with many twists. It brings the world to life and transported me away. Please get the next two in the series up on audible.

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    C. Mc Donough liverpool 02/11/2016
    C. Mc Donough liverpool 02/11/2016
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    good story to get into when going about your business i loved it cathy skely x

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    theresa brennan 29/10/2016 Member Since 2015
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    "a great listen"

    brilliant. Can't wait for book 2. kept me interested from start to finish. great start to a series

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    janet higginson 18/10/2016 Member Since 2013
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    "really good"

    this book is really brilliant - didn't want it to end. it is read well. Most enjoyable.

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    Colette H. 11/10/2016
    Colette H. 11/10/2016 Member Since 2015
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    "Disappointment!"
    What did you like best about The Angels of Lovely Lane? What did you like least?

    Having listened to Nadine Dorries previous books I was quite excited when this one became available. I was very disappointed with it. The storyline was weak and never left me wanting to hear the next chapter.


    Has The Angels of Lovely Lane put you off other books in this genre?

    No but don't think I will buy anymore Nadine Dorries books.


    What three words best describe Georgia Maguire’s performance?

    A good performance/


    Was The Angels of Lovely Lane worth the listening time?

    No.


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    rachel pickett Ballston Spa, NY United States 19/09/2016
    rachel pickett Ballston Spa, NY United States 19/09/2016 Member Since 2015
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    "Well written and well read"

    Loved this story and looking forward to the next instalment. Felt it was a bit too graphic at times though.

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    Mrs. L. Lawson uk 22/08/2016
    Mrs. L. Lawson uk 22/08/2016 Member Since 2015
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    "Heart full story"

    I found this story quite refreshing . A inside of a student nurse on a ward back in the 60th

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  • Ruth Bain
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    26/10/16
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    "Nurses soap opera"

    There are several appealing characters, but they are burdened with a truely soap opera-worthy plot. I wish the author had focused on the nurses training and interaction with patients, rather than the romantic entanglements. Narrator was fabulous !

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  • Helen L. Giblin
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    "GREAT story and good depiction of the time era"
    Would you consider the audio edition of The Angels of Lovely Lane to be better than the print version?

    It might lose something in print. The readers were great


    What did you like best about this story?

    I could really identify with characters and era since it was the same year I went off to Nursing School. It really ook me back and the author captured the time and events well.
    Things have changed so much since that time it was one of he books you laughed and cried with and for the characters.


    What does Georgia Maguire bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you just read the book?

    The feeling of really being in the time


    If you could take any character from The Angels of Lovely Lane out to dinner, who would it be and why?

    Donna, she was so honest and forthcoming


    Any additional comments?

    I hope to see more of her books soon.

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