East End Angels
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

East End Angels


  • Author : Rosie Hendry
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2017-07-13
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780751566802


East End Angels Book Description :

Only true friendship will see them through the Blitz . . . Meet The East End Angels, the newest members of Station Seventy-Five's ambulance crew Strong-willed Winnie loves being part of the crew at Station Seventy-Five, but her parents are less than happy. She has managed to avoid their pleas to join the WRENS so far, but when a tragedy hits too close to home she finds herself wondering if she's cut out for this life after all. Former housemaid Bella was forced to leave the place she loved and it's taken her a while to find somewhere else to call home. She's finally starting to build a new life, but when the air raids begin it seems she may have to start over once again. East-Ender Frankie's sense of loyalty keeps her tied to home so it's not easy fo...

Victory for the East End Angels

Victory for the East End Angels


  • Author : Rosie Hendry
  • Publisher : Sphere
  • Release Date : 2019-07-25
  • Genre: Allied health personnel
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0751575690


Victory for the East End Angels Book Description :

The war is almost over - and it's up to the East End Angels to keep the home fires burning! Frankie's fiance, a doctor, is away looking after the troops in Europe - will he return safely home? Winnie has a happy secret - but can she carry on at Station 75 when she's going to have a baby? Bella is intrigued by her new friend, a Polish airman. As the war ends and victory is in sight, what next for the girls of Station 75? A gorgeously uplifting saga for fans of Ellie Dean and Donna Douglas...

Secrets of the East End Angels

Secrets of the East End Angels


  • Author : Rosie Hendry
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2018-01-18
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780751566826


Secrets of the East End Angels Book Description :

Can their friendship see them through the darkest of times? Meet The East End Angels, the newest members of Station Seventy-Five's ambulance crew . . . London, 1941. Frankie, Bella and Winnie are settling into life as ambulance crew members, doing their bit to help the war effort. The threat of air raids are a constant worry, but life continues regardless and the weight of responsibility weighs heavy on each of them. Frankie's grandfather is unwell and she promised him she would always look after grandmother Ivy, but the two women have never seen eye to eye. Then Frankie discovers something that makes her question everything she thought she knew . . . Winnie's natural leadership puts her at the forefront of the station and she's soon making the diffi...

Christmas with the East End Angels

Christmas with the East End Angels


  • Author : Rosie Hendry
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2018-11-01
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780751566864


Christmas with the East End Angels Book Description :

It's the most wonderful time of the year - but can the East End Angels keep London safe? Meet The East End Angels, the newest members of Station Seventy-Five's ambulance crew . . . Frankie is trying hard to keep everything together. She can count on the support of the East End Angels, even in the face of family trouble. Winnie's beloved husband, Mac, is putting himself at risk every day in the bomb disposal unit and she's finding it hard while he's away. Bella is growing in confidence and happiness. Her friendship with Winnie's brother, James, is getting closer all the time. Christmas on the Home Front is a hard time with loved ones far away - but the women of the Auxiliary Ambulance service are making do and mending. The third novel in the acclaimed...

East End Angel

East End Angel


  • Author : Carol Rivers
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2010-11-11
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781849831888


East End Angel Book Description :

June 1941, Isle of Dogs, London. In the dark days following the Blitz, happiness visits young Pearl Jenkins as she celebrates her marriage to Jim Nesbitt. But what should be a joyful occasion is marred when a fight breaks out between Jim and Ricky Winters, an unwelcome visitor from Pearl's past. And to Pearl's horror, the new beau of her wayward younger sister Ruby. Increasingly uneasy at staying at home when other men are off fighting for their country, Jim enlists, leaving Pearl at home - alone, pregnant, and at Ricky's mercy…. Together, Pearl and Ruby must bring up baby Cynthia while struggling to make ends meet and dodge the doodlebugs. And all the time, Pearl must hide the dark secret she harbours, one which would tear the two sisters apart as...

Hell To Pay
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Hell To Pay


  • Author : Neal Hall
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2011-03-21
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780470964002


Hell To Pay Book Description :

The fact that Michael Plante was a trusted associate of the East End Hells Angels certainly caught the attention of police, who had been trying for years to find someone to infiltrate the gang. The police alleged that East End Hells Angels were well known in the criminal underworld for controlling the cocaine trade at a wholesale level, using violence to persuade potential competition to stay away. In recent years the bikers had expanded into the production and distribution of synthetic drugs as ecstasy and methamphetamine, know on the street as crystal meth, as well as moving into internet porn and online gambling, police claimed. Plante was taken to an interview room where he was visited by two Mounties, who would eventually become his police handl...

A Home from Home

A Home from Home


  • Author : Rosie Hendry
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2018-09-20
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780751574104


A Home from Home Book Description :

A heart-warming story set in World War II, perfect for fans of Ellie Dean and Donna Douglas Norfolk, 1944 Phylly is a Land Girl on Catchetts Farm. She and her friend Gracie are doing their bit to support the war effort. But times are changing at Catchetts - there's an evacuee and two P.O.Ws on their way... And then Phylly meets an American airman from the base up the road. As the War rages on the Continent, Phylly and Gracie's world will be changed forever....

Angel s End

Angel s End


  • Author : Cindy Holby
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2012-05-01
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781101585146


Angel s End Book Description :

In the mountains of Colorado, a small town called Angel’s End welcomes everyone with open arms—even a man fleeing his past… Wounded and on the run, Cade Gentry stumbles into a kind man who’s on his way to become the new pastor of Angel’s End. But not long after Timothy Key takes him in, Cade’s enemies catch up with him, and the young pastor is killed in the crossfire. Cade survives, stealing Timothy’s identity to escape, and arrives in Angel’s End on the brink of death. Leah Findley is the sheriff’s widow, trying to make ends meet for herself and her son. Having the new minister as a boarder will help, but she isn’t expecting him to be wounded when he arrives. And she definitely isn’t expecting the feelings that the new preacher...

Angels Fall
Score: 4
From 25 Ratings

Angels Fall


  • Author : Nora Roberts
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780515143171


Angels Fall Book Description :

Seeking refuge from her past in Angel's Fist, Wyoming, Reece Gilmore witnesses a possible murder, but when all evidence of the crime vanishes, no one seems to believe her, except for Brody, a gruff loner who becomes her only hope of escaping a killer....

The Better Angels of Our Nature
Score: 4
From 16 Ratings

The Better Angels of Our Nature


  • Author : Steven Pinker
  • Publisher : Penguin Group USA
  • Release Date : 2012-09
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780143122012


The Better Angels of Our Nature Book Description :

Presents a controversial history of violence which argues that today's world is the most peaceful time in human existence, drawing on psychological insights into intrinsic values that are causing people to condemn violence as an acceptable measure....