The Light Over London
By Julia Kelly
Read by Lucy Brownhill
Discover the story of the remarkable World War Two gunner girls in this entrancing and heartbreaking novel, perfect for fans of Martha Hall Kelly's The Lilac Girls and Kristin Hannah's The Nightingale.
Cara Hargreaves has buried herself in the antique world to hide from her stalled life, but when she discovers a long-forgotten 1940s diary, her world will change in ways she could never have imagined...
1941 It is the Second World War and Louise Keene's small Cornish village is full of soldiers. Among them is the dashing RAF pilot, Paul Bolton, who sweeps her off her feet, only to be deployed days later. Desperate not to be another girl pining for her sweetheart Louise runs away to join the Army, never imaging she would end up watching the pitch-black skies of London as a gunner girl...
As war rages on Louise will find her heart and friendships tested, but can hope win out in the very darkest of times?
(p) Orion Publishing Group Ltd 2019
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07 Feb 2019
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