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The Fire by Night



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Author
Messineo, Teresa
Descriptors
First Novels
Historical Fiction
Military Life
Nurses
Prisoners
Survival
World War II
Location/Setting:
France
Philippines
Time Period:
1940s
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Summary
Jo McMahon and Kay Elliot are two military nurses, two unsung heroines of World War II. Jo is trapped in France behind enemy lines with six patients. Kay Elliot is taken prisoner by the Japanese and forced to work at a POW hospital.
Critique
Alternating chapters sharing Jo and Kay's experiences highlight the nurses' nightmares during the war. Accurate historical detail.
ISBN
9780062459107
  iBistro
# of Pages
306
Published
2017
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Reviewer's Initials: ED


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