War at Home
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  • 1
    Goodbye Piccadilly: War at Home, 2014 | Cynthia Harrod-Eagles

    Goodbye Piccadilly: War at Home, 2014

    • UNABRIDGED (12 hrs and 56 mins)
    • By Cynthia Harrod-Eagles
    • Narrated By Penelope Freeman
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (7)
    Performance
    (7)
    Story
    (7)

    In 1914, Britain faces a new kind of war. For Edward and Beatrice Hunter, their children, servants and neighbours, life will never be the same again. For David, the eldest, war means a chance to do something noble; but enlisting will break his mother's heart. His sister Diana, nineteen and beautiful, longs for marriage. She has her heart set on Charles Wroughton, son of Earl Wroughton, but Charles will never be allowed to marry a banker's daughter.

    Prissy and Slow In One Grand Sweeping Motion

    To me the book was derivative and a total snoozer lacking in even a shred of charm. The narration was dreadful with the 16 & 19 year old "childre..Show More »

    Reviewed on January 11 2015 by Sara ()
  • 2
    Keep the Home Fires Burning: War at Home, 1915 | Cynthia Harrod-Eagles

    Keep the Home Fires Burning: War at Home, 1915

    • UNABRIDGED (12 hrs and 28 mins)
    • By Cynthia Harrod-Eagles
    • Narrated By Annie Aldington
    Overall
    (8)
    Performance
    (7)
    Story
    (8)

    The year is 1915, and the war is raging on.... The war was not 'over by Christmas' after all, and as 1915 begins, the Hunters begin to settle into wartime life. Diana, the eldest Hunter daughter, sees her fiance off to the front but doesn't expect such coldness from her future mother-in-law. David's battalion is almost ready to be sent to the front, but how will Beattie's fragile peace of mind endure?

    Excellent

    This is an excellent follow-up to Goodbye Piccadilly and one of the best WWI novels I have ever read. The characters are well thought out and each ha..Show More »

    Reviewed on September 28 2015 by John ()
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    The Land of My Dreams | Cynthia Harrod-Eagles

    The Land of My Dreams

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 49 mins)
    • By Cynthia Harrod-Eagles
    • Narrated By Penelope Freeman
    Overall
    (5)
    Performance
    (5)
    Story
    (5)

    In 1916, the people are settling down to the business of war. As conscription reaches into every household, Britain turns out men and shells in industrial numbers from army camps and munitions factories up and down the land. Bobby Hunter gains his wings and joins his brother in France. Ethel, the under housemaid, embarks on a quest, and Laura sets out on her biggest adventure yet.

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