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Cherry Ames, Companion Nurse (Cherry Ames #24)

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Cherry Ames is back, just as you remember her! The books are just as you remember them, retaining the same look, feel, and sense of adventure and patriotism as when they were first published. With fully illustrated color covers and a soft-finished hardcover format just like the originals, these books will transport you back to the days when you were reading about this spun

Hardcover, 212 pages
Published December 10th 2007 by Springer Publishing Company (first published 1964)
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Molly S
Jan 05, 2017 Molly S rated it it was amazing
Loved the English setting! It read like an old movie!!
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a bygone era. nothing much about nursing. more of a nancy drew mode...
Sarah Crawford
Jan 13, 2016 Sarah Crawford rated it it was ok
When this series began the focus was on the nursing practice that Cherry Ames did. Then the focus changed in later books to a major emphasis on a mystery and a minor emphasis on the actual nursing duties and that changed the entire nature of the books.

At that point the books became pretty much generic mystery books ala Nancy Drew. The problem is that the mysteries almost never have anything actually doing with the nursing and that the villains are way to easily figured out, basically as soon as
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Original name: Helen Weinstock. Social worker turned full-time young adult writer, born in Illinois but moved with family to New York City when she was seven. In 1934 Wells graduated from New York University [where she'd been the first female editor of the literary quarterly], with a major in philosophy and a minor in sociology and psychology.

During World War II, she served as a volunteer with th
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