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AHJ - Hampton Branch CD FIC CHA (Text) 30365101180553 Adult Fiction Audiobook Available -
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  • ISBN: 9781427289391
  • Physical Description: 11 sound discs (840 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
    sound disc
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [New York, N.Y.] : Macmillan Audio, 2017.

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General Note: Compact discs.
Participant or Performer Note: Read by Susan Bennett.
Summary, etc.: In 1944, twenty-three-year-old Tess DeMello abruptly ends her engagement to the love of her life when she marries a mysterious stranger and moves to Hickory, North Carolina, a small town struggling with racial tension and the hardships imposed by World War II. Tess's new husband, Henry Kraft, is a secretive man who often stays out all night, hides money from his new wife, and shows no interest in making love. Tess quickly realizes she's trapped in a strange and loveless marriage with no way out. Feeling alone and adrift, Tess turns to the one person who seems to understand her, a local medium who gives her hope but seems to know more than he's letting on. When a sudden polio epidemic strikes the town, the townspeople band together to build a polio hospital. Tess, who has a nursing degree, bucks Henry's wishes and begins to work at the hospital, finding meaning in nursing the young victims. Yet at home, Henry's actions grow more alarming by the day.
Subject: North Carolina Fiction
Poliomyelitis Fiction
Child health services Fiction
Nurses Fiction
Married women Fiction
Genre: Books on CD.
Audiobooks.
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