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Sing As We Go By Margaret Dickinson

Sing As We Go
by Margaret Dickinson

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A rich and compelling wartime saga from the author of Wish Me Luck
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Sing As We Go Summary


Sing As We Go by Margaret Dickinson

Kathy Burton longs to escape the drudgery of her life as an unpaid labourer on her father's farm. With only the local church choir and the occasional dance at the village hall for amusement, she yearns for the bright lights. Spurning Morry Robinson's proposal of marriage, Kathy goes to live in the city with his aunt, Jemima Robinson. In turn, she finds employment for Kathy in a department store, but is anxious when Kathy is captivated by the sophisticated and handsome floor manager, Tony Kendall.

`He has a reputation,' the outspoken Jemima warns her. `He's had more girl friends than I've got shoes in my closet.'

Kathy has fallen deeply and irrevocably in love and, even when the country is plunged into war, she can see no obstacle to their future. But she has reckoned without the devious mind of Tony's invalid mother, Beatrice Kendall.

`You'll never marry my son,' she vows. `I'll see to that.'

Determined that the possessive woman won't win, Kathy plans her wedding, but the day is ruined and Tony is called up before another date can be arranged. Feeling deserted, Kathy is forced to face yet further heartache and shame alone. At last, she finds solace in joining a concert party entertaining service men and woman and war workers. But behind the songs and the smiles, her heart is breaking . . .

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About Margaret Dickinson


Margaret Dickinson was born and brought up in the county of Lincolnshire, where she still lives. At the age of twenty-five, she wrote her first novel. She has subsequently written twenty-one more, all set either in or around her beloved Lincolnshire or its neighbouring counties. Her most recent is Wish Me Luck also set during the Second World War.

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GOR000714953
Sing As We Go by Margaret Dickinson
Margaret Dickinson
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Pan Macmillan
2008-03-07
464
0330452622
9780330452625
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
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