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The Resource The daughter of Victory lights, Kerri Turner

The daughter of Victory lights, Kerri Turner

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The daughter of Victory lights
Title
The daughter of Victory lights
Statement of responsibility
Kerri Turner
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"1945: After the thrill and danger of volunteering in an allfemale searchlight regiment protecting Londoners from German bombers overhead, Evelyn Bell is secretly dismayed to be sent back her rigid domestic life when the war is over. But then she comes across a secret nighttime show, hidden from the law on a boat in the middle of the Thames. Entranced by the risque and lively performance, she grabs the opportunity to join the misfit crew and escape her dreary future. At first the Victory travels from port to port to raucous applause, but as the shows get bigger and bigger, so too does the risks the performers are driven to take, as well as the growing emotional complications among the crew. Until one desperate night ...1963: Lucy, an unloved and unwanted little girl, is rescued by a mysterious stranger who says he knows her mother. On the Isle of Wight, Lucy is welcomed into an eclectic family of experformers. She is showered with kindness and love, but gradually it becomes clear that there are secrets they refuse to share. Who is Evelyn Bell?"
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Turner, Kerri
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Single women
  • Music-halls (Variety-theaters, cabarets, etc.)
  • Women dancers
  • Unmarried mothers
  • Orphans
  • Family secrets
  • London (England)
Target audience
adult
Label
The daughter of Victory lights, Kerri Turner
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"With one chance to redefine her future, will she risk it all to be free? --Front cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
369 pages
Isbn
9781489256720
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
be2020002578
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The daughter of Victory lights, Kerri Turner
Publication
Copyright
Note
"With one chance to redefine her future, will she risk it all to be free? --Front cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
369 pages
Isbn
9781489256720
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
be2020002578
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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