378 pages, 8.2 × 5.5 × 1.1 in
St. Martin's Press
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 0312171951
ISBN - 13: 9780312171957
From the Publisher
In rural World War II England, three very different young women from very different backgrounds find themselves thrown together, sharing an attic bedroom and laying the foundations for a friendship that would last a lifetime. "Land Girls "is the intelligent and often heartbreaking account of their first summer together. With wit and charm, Angela Huth has created a novel of delicate passions, richly observed.
From Our Editors
In rural World War II England, three young women from very different backgrounds find themselves thrown together when they participate in the country's "land girl" program, designed to help alleviate the shortage of farm hands. With wit, charm, and emotion, "Land Girls" tells the story of their first summer together. Scheduled to be a winter 1998 motion picture from Gramercy Pictures
"Like the best of the 'girlfriend' novels-books like "Circle of Friends "[and] "Waiting to Exhale-Land Girls "draws the reader in to become a member of the group, the friend just beyond the narrator's ken." --"Susan Isaacs, The New York Times Book Review"
"A pleasant melange of wit, poignancy, and charm." --"Cleveland Plain Dealer"
"Huth shares with Rosamunde Pilcher an Maeve Binchy an appreciation of the everydayness of things, an ability to capture a time and a lifestyle with the smallest detail." --"Atlanta Journal Constitution"