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The Resource The runaway midwife, Patricia Harman

The runaway midwife, Patricia Harman

Label
The runaway midwife
Title
The runaway midwife
Statement of responsibility
Patricia Harman
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Midwife Clara Perry is accustomed to comforting her pregnant patients, calming fatherstobe as they anxiously await the birth of their children, and ensuring the babies she delivers come safely into the world. But when Clara's life takes a nosedive, she realizes she hasn't been tending to her own needs and does something drastic: she runs away and starts over again in a place where no one knows her or the mess she's left behind in West Virginia. Heading to Sea Gull Islanda tiny, remote Canadian islandClara is ready for anything...She left her passport back home, and the only way she can enter Canada is by hitching a ride on a snowmobile and illegally crossing the border. Deciding to reinvent herself, Clara takes a new identitySara Livingston, a writer seeking solitude. But there's no avoiding the outside world. The residents are friendly, and draw "Sara" into their lives and confidences. She volunteers at the local medical clinic, using her midwifery skills, and forms a tentative relationship with a local police officer. But what will happen if she lets down her guard and reveals the real reason why she left her old life? One lesson soon becomes clear: no matter how far you run, you can never really hide from your past
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1943-
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Harman, Patricia
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Midwives
  • Runaway women
  • Identity (Psychology)
  • Canada
Target audience
adult
Label
The runaway midwife, Patricia Harman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes P.S insights, interviews & more
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
399, 6 pages
Isbn
9780062467300
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The runaway midwife, Patricia Harman
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes P.S insights, interviews & more
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
399, 6 pages
Isbn
9780062467300
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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