Skip to main content
Thumbnail for Spare brides

Spare brides

Parks, Adele2014
Books
New Year's Eve, 1920: the Great War is over, and a new decade of glamour beckons. But, for a generation of women who survived the trauma of war, life will never be the same. With countless men lost, it seems that only wealth and beauty will secure a husband from the few who returned, but lonely Beatrice has neither attribute. Ava has both, although she sees marriage as a restrictive cage after the freedom war allowed. Sarah paid the war's ultimate price: her husband's life. Lydia should be grateful that her own husband's desk job kept him safe, but she sees only his cowardice. This is the story of these four women.
Main title:
Spare brides / Adele Parks.
Author:
Imprint:
London : Headline Review, 2014.
Collation:
443 pages ; 20 cm
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references.
ISBN:
9781472205421 (pbk)
Language:
English
BRN:
3607353
View my active saved list
0 items in my active saved list