Normal view MARC view ISBD view

The Christmas Rose / Dilly Court.

By: Court, Dilly [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Court, Dilly, River maid: book 3.Publisher: London : HarperCollins Publishers, 2018Description: 511 pages ; 20 cm.ISBN: 9780008199685.Subject(s): Single women -- England -- London -- Fiction | Female friendship -- Fiction | Life change events -- Fiction | London (England) -- History -- 19th century -- Fiction | London (England) -- Social life and customs -- FictionGenre/Form: Domestic fiction. | Historical fiction. | Christmas stories.Action note: Historical.Summary: "Standing on London's Royal Victoria Dock with the wind biting through her shawl, Rose Munday realises she's been abandoned by her sweetheart... Rose had risked everything to get to London but, stumbling through the peasoup fog, she has nowhere to go and no one to turn to. Scared and alone, Rose steps straight into danger, only to be rescued by two women with even less to their names - a woman of the night and her young sidekick, Sparrow. Left with only a cluster of love letters and all hope of her sweetheart's return fading, Rose finds herself forging a new life with her unlikely companions. But when a good deed turns sour, a dangerous enemy threatens to ruin them all. Will Rose be able to save her new friends and her future? If she can, a Christmas gift awaits that will change her life forever..."--Publisher's description.
Tags from this library: No tags from this library for this title. Log in to add tags.
    average rating: 0.0 (0 votes)
Item type Current location Collection Call number Status Date due Barcode Item holds
Fiction Pātea LibraryPlus
Fiction
Fiction COUR (Browse shelf) Checked out 21/05/2019 I2188386
Fiction Pātea LibraryPlus
Fiction
Fiction COUR (Browse shelf) Checked out 27/04/2019 i2187988
Fiction Waverley LibraryPlus
Fiction
Fiction COUR (Browse shelf) Checked out 08/05/2019 i2187989
Total holds: 6

Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

Standing on London's Victoria docks with the wind biting through her shawl, Rose Munday realises she's been abandoned by her sweetheart. She had risked everything to get to London but, stumbling through the peasoup fog, she has nowhere to go, and no one to turn to. Scared and alone, Rose steps straight into danger, only to be rescued by two women with even less to their names - a woman of the night and her young sidekick, Sparrow. With only a cluster of love letters to her name and all hope of her sweetheart's return fading, Rose finds herself forging a new life with her unlikely companions. But when a good deed turns sour, a dangerous enemy threatens to ruin them all. Will Rose be able to save her new friends and her future? If she can, a Christmas gift awaits that will change her life forever... The third book in the stunning 'River Maid' series from Sunday Times bestseller, Dilly Court!

"Standing on London's Royal Victoria Dock with the wind biting through her shawl, Rose Munday realises she's been abandoned by her sweetheart... Rose had risked everything to get to London but, stumbling through the peasoup fog, she has nowhere to go and no one to turn to. Scared and alone, Rose steps straight into danger, only to be rescued by two women with even less to their names - a woman of the night and her young sidekick, Sparrow. Left with only a cluster of love letters and all hope of her sweetheart's return fading, Rose finds herself forging a new life with her unlikely companions. But when a good deed turns sour, a dangerous enemy threatens to ruin them all. Will Rose be able to save her new friends and her future? If she can, a Christmas gift awaits that will change her life forever..."--Publisher's description.

Historical.

There are no comments for this item.

Log in to your account to post a comment.

©South Taranaki District Council

Contact us