By Elaine Everest
Will the battle be over through Christmas?
As the struggle strikes into 1945 the lives of the ladies of Woolworths proceed. whilst shop supervisor, Betty Billington, broadcasts she is waiting for Douglas’s child her destiny existence is ready to alter greater than she expects.
Freda has fallen in love with the good-looking Scottish engineer yet will it finish happily?
Maisie loves being a mom and in addition taking care of her nieces even though she nonetheless has her personal desires. whilst her brother looks at the scene he brings unforeseen chance to the family.
Meanwhile Sarah desires of her husband’s go back and a cottage with roses round the door yet Woolworths beckons.
Will our ladies sail into instances of peace, or will they event extra heartache and sorrow? With a marriage at the horizon, absolutely purely happiness lies forward – or does it?
A present from Woolworths is the subsequent installment in Elaine Everest's much-loved Woolworths series.
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A Gift from Woolworths by Elaine Everest