Walking on Sunshine

Angela Huth – Once a Land Girl – 2010/TBR

The Back of the Book:

‘Disasters, disappointments, dashed hopes … Doesn’t seem easy just to find a good man, love him and be loved back.  But I shan’t give up trying.’

The war is over, but life goes on for Land Girls Prue, Stella and Ag.  While two of the girls are married, Prue, the incorrigible flirt, is engaged in a quest for a man to provide her with security and gold taps.

A year after the girls leave Hallows Farm, Prue finds just such a man, and a marriage that protects her from the hardships of post-war Manchester.  But she still hankers for the life she so loved as a Land Girl, and the unimaginable happiness of work on the farm.  The lives of her two old friends, Stella and Ag, have moved on.  Yet, in the puzzling world beyond the fields, Prue, in her indomitable way, remains buoyant, optimistic and quite sure that the life she imagines is just round yet another corner.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: