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It will take more than Hitler's Luftwaffe to break the spirit of the residents of Lavender Road. If courage, resilience and a shared sense of humour could win wars, the conflict would already be over. It's not all harmony, though. 

Nurse Molly Coogan and would-be actress Jen Carter certainly don't see eye to eye. Molly, despite hating the strict discipline of wartime hospital life, is unimpressed by flighty Jen's prima donna ways. While pretty Jen, unaware of Molly's secret heartache, can't resist taking her own personal frustrations out on Molly. It's probably just as well that no one knows what challenges lie ahead.... 

©2016 Helen Carey (P)2016 Soundings

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love it

Great series working my way through them, very realistic and interesting characters, really tells how Britain was at that time,

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Brilliant listen

I love this series. Written with heart and read by Annie so brilliantly as always.

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love the series of books and the character's

love the series of books and the characters and the way the series of books tells each persons life threw the war

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Absolutely brilliant

I have been reading the series of books starting with lavender road, and they get better and better. The narrator is perfect 👌 Looking forward to starting the next one ASAP

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London Calling

Absolutely loved this story. Helen Carey is one amazing writer. She knows what it takes to bring a story to life. And Annie Aldington narrated with perfection. Each character was brought to life. Thank you to you both.