The Midwives of Raglan Road
58%
off

The Midwives of Raglan Road

4.18 (86 ratings by Goodreads)
By (author) 

Free delivery worldwide

Available. Dispatched from the UK in 2 business days
When will my order arrive?

Description

Summer, 1936. Newly trained midwife Hazel Price returns to the Yorkshire streets of her childhood, only to find that her modern methods and 'stuck-up' ways bring her into conflict with her family and other formidable residents of Raglan Road. Determined Hazel battles on, assisting with home deliveries and supporting the local GP. The days are long and hard but Hazel brings knowledge and compassion to the work she loves. Then tragedy strikes and accusations fly on Raglan Road. Will Hazel's reputation survive? And what of John Moxon, the man she is beginning to fall for - whose side will he take in the war between the old ways and the new? A heart-warming, nostalgic tale of triumph over adversity that readers of Katie Flynn, Donna Douglas and Call the Midwife will adore.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 448 pages
  • 127 x 197 x 28mm | 308g
  • Transworld Publishers Ltd
  • Corgi Books
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0552171514
  • 9780552171519
  • 681,973

About Jenny Holmes

Jenny Holmes lives in a beautiful part of Yorkshire and sets her sagas in the industrial heartland nearby. She enjoys horse riding, gardening and walking her dog in the dales. She also writes children's books as Jenny Oldfield.show more

Review quote

"Praise for Jenny Holmes" : "Vibrant and heart-warming, Jenny Holmes makes Chapel Street come alive." Sunday Express on The Shop Girls of Chapel Street "Gritty and uplifting, it's a tale of triumph over adversity" Choice on The Mill Girls of Albion Laneshow more

Review Text

"Gritty and uplifting, it's a tale of triumph over adversity"show more

Rating details

86 ratings
4.18 out of 5 stars
5 48% (41)
4 28% (24)
3 21% (18)
2 2% (2)
1 1% (1)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X