Gunner Girls and Fighter Boys

  • by Mary Gibson
  • Narrated by Anne Dover
  • 16 hrs and 24 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

As London goes up in flames during the Blitz, two sisters from Bermondsey find their lives changed out of all recognition....
When a bombing raid destroys nearly everything she holds dear, May joins the ATS and becomes a gunner girl. Peggy, May's elder sister, is trapped in a stifling marriage, yet amid the chaos of war, a route to freedom beckons. From war will come hardship and tragedy as well as new, unexpected friendships and love affairs.

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What the Critics Say

Praise for Custard Tarts and Broken Hearts: "A cracking tale full of warmth and history." (Bella Magazine)
"A fabulous, fascinating read." (Vanessa Feltz)

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Customer Reviews

Most Helpful

Excellent

I have listened to a few of Mary Gibson books, She has become one of my favourite authors, can't wait to start another, she seems to get the history as well as a great story, you can't fail but to enjoy.
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- Rosemarie

The right mix

Once I got into this book I found I didn't want it to end, warm characters, brought to life by Anne's reading. Good mix of factual info about the Ats roles, the training & positions the girls took, combined with real likeable main characters. Favourites May, and Granny Byron, and favourite description - the fairy ring.
It would've been nice to have a sequel.
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- V. Davy

Book Details

  • Release Date: 21-07-2016
  • Publisher: Lamplight Audio