Hostages to Fortune: A Novel

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J. Cape, 1933 - 304 pages
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User Review  - Alexandra Daw - Goodreads

Hmmm... I really liked this rather gentle and unassuming book. It is about married/family life in England after WW1. I found the reflections of the main character, Catherine, really interesting. It is ... Read full review

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User Review  - Susan - Goodreads

Catherine and her doctor husband, William, struggle to make ends meet and raise their three children in a small Oxfordshire town after WWI. This Persephone novel tells a quiet but moving story made up of every day events and happenings which reveal the social changes and shifts of the time. Read full review

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