Letters to the Midwife

Letters to the Midwife

Large Print - 2015
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When the CALL THE MIDWIFE books became bestsellers, Jennifer Worth was inundated with correspondence. Letters TO THE MIDWIFE is a collection of the correspondence she received, offering a fascinating glimpse into a long-lost world. Along with readers' responses and personal histories, it is filled with heartwarming gems such as letters sent by one of the nuns featured in CALL THE MIDWIFE and a curious list of the things Jennifer would need to become a missionary. Containing previously unpublished material describing her time spent in Paris, and some journal entries, this is also a portrait of Jennifer herself, complete with a moving introduction by her family about the Jennifer Worth they knew and loved.
Publisher: Oxford : Isis, 2015.
Oxford [England], Isis,, 2015.
Edition: Large print edition.
ISBN: 9781445099538
Characteristics: 312 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.


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CatherineG_1 May 08, 2018

For those who love The Call the Midwife series, these are letters from readers and viewers of the show. They recount their memories of the time and living in the East End. There are additional insights into Jennifer Worth's real life.

Jane60201 Jun 26, 2014

I haven't read any of her books, which I probably should have before attempting this one. This was ok but not great in my opinion.

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