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    • In Falling Snow

    • A Novel
    • By: Mary-Rose MacColl
    • Narrated by: Orlagh Cassidy
    • Length: 14 hrs and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Iris Crane's tranquil life is shattered when a letter summons memories from her bittersweet past: her first love, her best friend, and the tragedy that changed everything. Iris, a young Australian nurse, travels to France during World War I to bring home her 15-year-old brother, who ran away to enlist. But in Paris she meets the charismatic Dr. Frances Ivens, who convinces Iris to help establish a field hospital in the old abbey at Royaumont, staffed entirely by women - a decision that will change her life.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A wonderful Book

    • By Jeanette Finan on 07-10-14

    Regular price: $24.50

    • Swimming Home

    • A Novel
    • By: Mary-Rose MacColl
    • Narrated by: Saskia Maarleveld
    • Length: 10 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
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    London, 1925. Fifteen-year-old Catherine Quick longs to feel once more the warm waters of her home, to strike out into the ocean off the Torres Strait Islands in Australia and swim, as she's done since she was a child. But now, orphaned and living with her aunt Louisa in London, Catherine feels that everything she values has been stripped away from her.

    Regular price: $28.00

    • In Falling Snow

    • By: Mary-Rose MacColl
    • Narrated by: Nicolette McKenzie
    • Length: 14 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Iris is getting old. A widow, her days are spent living quietly and worrying about her granddaughter, Grace, a headstrong young doctor. Iris receives an invitation to a WW1 reunion in France. She is overcome by memories of the past and her journey to France in 1914, when she followed her young brother Tom, intending to bring him home. But on her way to find Tom, Iris truly comes of age working in a field hospital at Royaumont. Discovering her passion for medicine and making friends with Violet while falling in love. But war is brutal, and there is a terrible price to pay.

    Regular price: $24.86