Jean Fullerton

George ...
1,388 books | 3,682 friends

Bob Hobbit
188 books | 196 friends

Louise ...
1,074 books | 271 friends

Heidi Rice
426 books | 1,287 friends

Alison
344 books | 608 friends

Kate He...
557 books | 788 friends

Emma Ho...
125 books | 42 friends

Shani S...
180 books | 1,255 friends

More friends…

Jean Fullerton

Goodreads Author


Born
in London , The United Kingdom
August 02

Website

Genre

Influences
East London where I grew up and my family have lived since 1825

Member Since
July 2011


I was born into a large, East End family and grew up in the overcrowded streets clustered around the Tower of London. I still live in East London, just five miles from where I was born. I feel that it is that my background that gives my historical East London stories their distinctive authenticity.

I first fell in love with history at school when I read Anya Seton’s book Katherine. Since then I have read everything I can about English history but I am particularly fascinated by the 18th and 19th century and my books are set in this period. I just love my native city and the East End in particular which is why I write stories to bring that vibrant area of London alive.

I am also passionate about historical accuracy and I enjoy researching the
...more

Only 10 more days to wait.

Just ten days to go until my latest book, Call Nurse Millie, is released and I have a new website to celebrate.
http://www.jeanfullerton.com/books/ca...

It's 1945 and, as the troops begin to return home, the inhabitants of London attempt to put their lives back together. For 25-year-old Millie, a qualified nurse and midwife, the jubilation at the end of the war is short-lived as she tends to the ne Read more of this blog post »
2 likes ·   •  0 comments  •  flag
Share on Twitter
Published on May 13, 2013 04:39 Tags: call-the-midwife, lesley-pearce, nightingale-sisters, sugar-girls
Average rating: 4.46 · 7,678 ratings · 474 reviews · 19 distinct worksSimilar authors
Pocketful of Dreams (East E...

4.44 avg rating — 1,024 ratings — published 2017 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
A Ration Book Christmas (Ea...

4.44 avg rating — 1,094 ratings3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
No Cure for Love (The Nolan...

4.37 avg rating — 921 ratings — published 2008 — 9 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
A Ration Book Childhood (Ea...

4.59 avg rating — 817 ratings9 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
A Ration Book Wedding (East...

4.69 avg rating — 659 ratings5 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
A Glimpse at Happiness (Eas...

4.51 avg rating — 590 ratings — published 2009 — 15 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Hold On To Hope (East End N...

4.51 avg rating — 522 ratings — published 2012 — 14 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Perhaps Tomorrow (The Nolan...

4.54 avg rating — 485 ratings — published 2011 — 14 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Wedding Bells for Nurse Con...

4.62 avg rating — 232 ratings — published 2016 — 6 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Christmas With Nurse Millie...

4.14 avg rating — 222 ratings — published 2013 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
More books by Jean Fullerton…
Pocketful of Dreams A Ration Book Christmas A Ration Book Childhood A Ration Book Wedding A Ration Book Daughter
(5 books)
by
4.51 avg rating — 3,737 ratings

No Cure for Love A Glimpse at Happiness Perhaps Tomorrow Hold On To Hope
(4 books)
by
4.47 avg rating — 2,518 ratings

Call Nurse Millie All Change for Nurse Millie
(2 books)
by
4.28 avg rating — 839 ratings

Fetch Nurse Connie Wedding Bells for Nurse Connie
(2 books)
by
4.48 avg rating — 381 ratings

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events. Add an event.

The Apothecary's ...
Jean Fullerton rated a book it was amazing
by Charlotte Betts (Goodreads Author)
bookshelves: currently-reading, keeper
Rate this book
Clear rating

Jean Fullerton Jean Fullerton said: " From the moment I discovered historical fiction many years ago I have had a constantly thirst for well-written stories that will transport me back in time to a bygone era. My idea of a good historical read is one that allows you to take in all the pe ...more "

 

Jean’s Recent Updates

Jean Fullerton is now friends with Heather Hopkins
128815376
A Ration Book Childhood by Jean Fullerton
"I have to say it was so good to join the Brogan family in A Ration Book Childhood,Ida is out when she she's a face from the past and goes to say hello but what happens is going to shatter ida and her marriage.The Brogans are a family that pull togeth" Read more of this review »
" It's a predominately romance with some non-explicit sexual content. ...more "
Jean Fullerton rated a book it was amazing
Wedding Bells for Nurse Connie by Jean Fullerton
Rate this book
Clear rating
Jean Fullerton rated a book it was amazing
Pocketful of Dreams by Jean Fullerton
Rate this book
Clear rating
Jean Fullerton rated a book it was amazing
All Change for Nurse Millie by Jean Fullerton
Rate this book
Clear rating
A Pound of Flesh by Stuart S. Laing
Rate this book
Clear rating
Jean Fullerton rated a book it was amazing
Perfiditas by Alison Morton
Rate this book
Clear rating
Jean Fullerton is now following
5783095
More of Jean's books…
“No book is written; it's always re-written”
Jean Fullerton, A Glimpse At Happiness

“exaggerated”
Jean Fullerton, A Ration Book Wedding

“new”
Jean Fullerton, Fetch Nurse Connie

Topics Mentioning This Author

topics posts views last activity  
Readers Sharing R...: Drama 121 70 Jul 30, 2019 09:07PM  
Readers Sharing R...: Historical Fiction 284 112 Dec 07, 2020 04:39AM  
The Reading For P...: This topic has been closed to new comments. * THE WORDSMITHS' JOURNAL - RFP's DIARY of Bookish Events 2020 1576 185 Jan 07, 2021 04:11AM  
“No book is written; it's always re-written”
Jean Fullerton, A Glimpse At Happiness

33864 Romantic Historical Fiction Lovers — 1634 members — last activity Oct 30, 2019 06:57AM
This group was founded as a discussion forum to fill the chasm between historical fiction and historical romance, and to compile a great reading colle ...more
56640 Connecting Readers and Writers — 3848 members — last activity Jan 22, 2021 06:46AM
We connect adventurous readers with Indie Authors. This group is about connecting writers with readers in a way that has not been done on Goodreads b ...more



No comments have been added yet.