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Call the Midwife (Digital Audiobook)

A Memoir of Birth, Joy, and Hard Times

By Jennifer Worth, Nicola Barber (Narrator)

Publication Date: August 27, 2012

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (8/29/2012)
Compact Disc (8/28/2012)
MP3 CD (8/28/2012)
Paperback, Chinese (6/6/2013)

Description

At the age of twenty-two, Jennifer Worth leaves her comfortable home to move into a convent and become a midwife in post war London’s East End slums. The colorful characters she meets while delivering babies all over London—from the plucky, warm-hearted nuns with whom she lives to the woman with twenty-four children who can’t speak English to the prostitutes and dockers of the city’s seedier side—illuminate a fascinating time in history. Beautifully written and utterly moving, Call the Midwife will touch the hearts of anyone who is, and everyone who has, a mother.