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The Grafton Girls (World War II #3)

4.14 of 5 stars 4.14  ·  rating details  ·  175 ratings  ·  8 reviews
The new Liverpool-based World War Two saga from the author of Goodnight Sweetheart is a tale of four very different young women thrown together by war. A unique bond is formed as the hostilities take their toll on Britain.When Diane Wilson leaves Cambridge for Liverpool, destined for Derby House and war work as a teleprint operator, she is intent on mending her broken hear ...more
ebook, 496 pages
Published September 4th 2008 by HarperCollins Publishers (first published August 1st 2007)
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Andrea Kwast
I enjoyed this look at the girls in England during WW2: definitely a tale for the girls but I liked it. Again not my usual genre but worth a read. Do it.
Predictable but appealing - a pity I somehow wound up with book 3, as (a) I hate reading out of order and (b) Groves is not available in the US.
Bronwyn Rykiert
This is a delightful story of 4 different women who meet during world war 2 in England.

Diane and Myra find themselves billeted and working together at Darby House and Ruthie and Jess work together at the munitions factory, the four come together at The Grafton, a dance hall that is frequented by American GI’s.

Ruthie is befriended by an American Glen; Diane is running away from a broken engagement; Myra does not want to be married to her husband Jim and has visions of a life in America and Jess i
Kathy Huynh
I just finished this novel. It was pretty easy to get through. I enjoy reading about love stories during war and this was about four woman finding happiness in the midst of devastation and war. It explores how women handle the unknowing danger that lay ahead and their desperate need for comfort in the arms of a partner that could be here today and gone tomorrow. This book lacked substance but fairly light to read so I didn't mind much.
This was an okayish book. The plot was predictable and there are so many stories similar to this. Story of four girls and their lives and love lives etc. But the interesting part was that the setback was during the world war.
The book is definitely worth a read. But don`t get too excited cuz you might be disappointed.
Victoria Shepherd
As with the other books in the series, the ending arrives a little too neatly wrapped, but the careful detail to ordinary lives in an extraordinary time is richly fulfilling.
Rebecca Bausch
Cute and fun. Nothing special, basically chick lit, but an enjoyable read about an era I really don't know much about other than the Holocaust.
Loved it Just as Much as when I read it the first time :)
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