The Pull Of The Stars: A Novel

July 21, 2020|
The Pull Of The Stars: A Novel by EMMA DONOGHUE
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Dublin, 1918: three days in a maternity ward at the height of the Great Flu. A small world of work, risk, death and unlooked-for love, by the bestselling author of The Wonder and ROOM.

In an Ireland doubly ravaged by war and disease, Nurse Julia Power works at an understaffed hospital in the city center, where expectant mothers who have come down with the terrible new Flu are quarantined together. Into Julia’s regimented world step two outsiders—Doctor Kathleen Lynn, on the run from the police, and a young volunteer helper, Bridie Sweeney.

In the darkness and intensity of this tiny ward, over three days, these women change each other’s lives in unexpected ways. They lose patients to this baffling pandemic, but they also shepherd new life into a fearful world. With tireless tenderness and humanity, carers and mothers alike somehow do their impossible work.

In The Pull of the Stars, Emma Donoghue once again finds the light in the darkness in this new classic of hope and survival against all odds. 
Title:The Pull Of The Stars: A NovelFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:304 pages, 9 X 6 X 1.01 inShipping dimensions:304 pages, 9 X 6 X 1.01 inPublished:21 juillet 2020Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1443461784

ISBN - 13:9781443461788

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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