Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Description - Wild Strawberries by Emma Blair

Maizie and her husband, Sam, run the Paris Hotel in Coverack, Cornwall, but when World War II starts Sam joins up and leaves Maizie to run the hotel. Struggling to keep the hotel going, Maizie is further troubled when she takes on Rosemary and Bobby, two evacuees from Plymouth but after a difficult start the children settle in and Maizie, who wants a family, enjoys their company. Her happiness is further enhanced with the arrival of the attractive Christain Le Gall, a French soldier wounded at Dunkirk, who comes to stay at the hotel whilst on leave. But this happiness doesn't last - the explosion of a bomb causes physical and emotional devastation and Maizie discovers that Sam, a rough man who beats her, has also been abusing Rosemary. Maizie, torn between her duty as a wife and her love for Christian, realizes she is unable to leave Sam and tells Christian she is unable to run away with him. Christian, heartbroken, returns to France. But Maizie, now pregnant, still loves him. Will she find happiness again?

Buy Wild Strawberries by Emma Blair from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780751526462
ISBN-10: 0751526460
Format: Paperback
(177mm x 108mm x 29mm)
Pages: 480
Imprint: Time Warner Paperbacks
Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group
Publish Date: 9-Nov-2000
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Book Reviews - Wild Strawberries by Emma Blair

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Wild Strawberries book by Emma Blair and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review


Author Biography - Emma Blair

Emma Blair was born in Glasgow and now lives in Devon. She is the author of twenty novels, including SCARLET RIBBONS and FLOWER OF SCOTLAND (both shortlisted for Romantic Novelist of the Year Award).

Books By Emma Blair

Forget-Me-Not by Emma Blair
Paperback, March 2011
$15.74
This Side Of Heaven by Emma Blair
Paperback, August 2009
$19.79
Scarlet Ribbons by Emma Blair
Paperback, August 2009
$15.74
Apple From Eden by Emma Blair
Paperback, June 2009
$15.74