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Summary

Random House presents the audiobook edition of The Sisters of Battle Road by J. M. Maloney, read by Annie Aldington.

In 1939, Annie Jarman and her six young daughters were evacuated from their South London home and sent to the Sussex countryside to wait out the war. Little did they know what was in store for them or how their lives would change.

From the trials and tribulations of leaving London, the destructive horror of the Blitz and terrible family tragedy to tea dances, romance and the triumphs of making a new life in the country, The Sisters of Battle Road is the compelling true story of six ordinary girls who carved out a life in extraordinary wartime circumstances.

Today, the six young girls - Mary, Anne, Sheila, Pat, Joan and Kath - are six remarkable women who have lived to tell their tale of sisterhood and its unbreakable bonds in the shadow of World War Two.

©2017 J.M. Maloney (P)2018 Random House Audiobooks

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Highly recomended

Exciting storyline combined with the brilliance of Annie Aldington makes this a must read .

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great read...

great read.. great narrator......enjoyed the history of world war two and learning what life was like

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Great listem

I really enjoyed this book about the sisters of Battle Road and hope there is a another book about these sisters definitely recommend it

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I love true stories, especially from modern history. I Thoroughly enjoyed listening to this book.

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really enjoyed this book. shamed it felt rushed at the end. hopefully a second book

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Wonderful read

I loved this book. It was entertaining and real. It highlighted tragedy and the value of love. When will book two hit the shelves?

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Lovely story

Very heartening and true to life showing the hardships of war on family life,I was sad when it came to an end

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Wonderful and beautifully read.

This book was so brilliant
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Heart warming story

A lovely story about 6 sisters and parent evacuated to the country side during 2nd world war.
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Such a good true stories, so want to find out what happened next in Canada...What happened to all the sisters ?