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Dancing at the Victory Cafe

(2016)
A novel by

 
When Isobel Morton takes over the cafe in Lichfield's market square, she has big plans. Soon renamed The Victory Cafe, with a menu that delights despite rations, the girls who work at the Vic are swept away by Belle's lust for life.

Among the regular customers is a trio of soldiers from the nearby American base and waitress Dorrie Goodman soon befriends them, learning about jazz and romance in the process. But the stifling morality of a Midlands town in the 40s cannot accommodate such a friendship; jealously, hatred and the weight of public disapproval combine to precipitate a tragedy.

It is not until many years after the war that friendship and reconciliation can begin to heal the wounds of the past ...

Genre: Sagas
 
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Paperback Editions

November 2016 : UK Paperback
thumbTitle: Dancing at the Victory Cafe
Author(s): Leah Fleming
ISBN: 1-4711-5912-4 / 978-1-4711-5912-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Simon & Schuster UK
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Kindle Editions

November 2016 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
thumbTitle: Dancing at the Victory Cafe
Author(s): Leah Fleming
Publisher: Simon & Schuster UK
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   

November 2016 : UK Kindle edition
thumbTitle: Dancing at the Victory Cafe
Author(s): Leah Fleming
Publisher: Simon & Schuster UK
Availability: Amazon UK   


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