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BIRMINGHAM ROSE

  • Author: Annie Murray
  • Catalogue No: 13475
  • Rating:
    • Suitable for all
  • Geographical Restrictions: None
  • Publisher: Pan; 2017

Synopsis

Life is bleak for Rose Lucas, a spirited, intelligent girl, born into a large family in the slums of pre-war Birmingham. But her friendship with Diana, daughter of a vicar from middle-class Moseley, gives her hope. She learns to aspire to a different kind of existence, vowing never to become a child-bearing drudge like her mother. Life, however, never follows the way of dreams...