Multcolib My Librarian Heather: Persephone Books
Annotation:The story of a typical English girl growing up in the 1930s, one lively young woman who has no idea what to do with her life, Mary is often at loose, but happy ends.
Annotation:Mollie Panter-Downes wrote a regular column, book reviews, and over thirty short stories about English domestic life during World War Two. Twenty-one of these stories are included in this collection.
Annotation:Dolly is getting ready to marry the wrong man. "She knew, as she looked round...that something remarkable and upsetting in her life was steadily going forward."
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Persephone prints mainly neglected fiction and non-fiction by women, for women and about women. The titles are chosen to appeal to busy women who rarely have time to spend in ever-larger bookshops and who would like to have access to a list of books designed to be neither too literary nor too commercial. The books are guaranteed to be readable, thought-provoking and impossible to forget.