Description - Once a Land Girl by Angela Huth
The brilliant and moving sequel to Land Girls The war is over, but life goes on for Land Girls Prue, Stella and Ag. While two of the girls are married, Prue, the incorrigible flirt, has no one and is engaged in a quest for a man to provide her with security and gold taps. A year after the girls leave Hallows Farm, Prue finds just such a man and a marriage that protects her from the hardships of post-war Manchester. But she still hankers for the life she so loved as a Land Girl, though it's hard to get work on the sort of farm that provided unimaginable happiness during the war. The lives of her two old friends, Stella and Ag, have moved on and neither visit her. Additionally Prue finds that her newly wedded state and fresh horizons fail to supply the answers she seeks. Yet, in the puzzling world beyond the fields, Prue, in her indomitable way, open as ever to each chance encounter, remains buoyant, optimistic and quite sure that the life she imagines is just round yet another corner.
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(197mm x 134mm x 24mm)
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Author Biography - Angela Huth
Angela Huth has written eleven novels, four collections of short stories as well as plays for radio, TV and stage. Two of her earlier novels, Virginia Fly is Drowning and Sun Child, she adapted for the BBC and Land Girls was made into the 1998 feature film The Land Girls. She is a well-known freelance journalist and critic broadcaster. She lives in Oxford with her husband and two daughters.