Mary Rosie's War
Description: WW2 has been declared. A strange find on the beach gives Mary Rosie the chance to fulfil her dreams and contribute to her country, but all is not what she imagined.After witnessing the first bomb to be dropped on mainland Britain, Mary watches her friends leave to join the forces and longs to be with them, but is held back by loyalty to her widowed mother.France has capitulated. Johnny Allan's regiment has been annihilated by German troops. Johnny has to evade capture and somehowget home to the girl who no longer waits for him.Liesel is a German Jew who lost her family to the Nazis and has to make her way in Britain, a strange new country, while harbouring a desire for revenge.Their lives become entangled in a way that no one could have envisaged.A story about war, family ties, love, loyalty and loss.
Author: Byrne, Catherine M
Publisher: Overtheord Publishing
Publication Date: 29.06.2018
BIC: Classic fiction (pre c 1945)
Pagination: 276 pages