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Wishes and Dreams

(2006)
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Laura Nightingale has a happy home but her parents are unsympathetic with her ambition to become an actress. She works hard in a hairdresser's to pay for acting lessons and when the war comes she seizes her chance and joins up with ENSA. Her childhood sweetheart, Peter joins the RAF and is soon reported 'missing believed killed'. Laura is devastated and on the rebound begins a disastrous affair with Max Higham, the director of the troupe she is touring with. When she becomes pregnant and Max rejects her, she is forced to leave ENSA, but feels she cannot return home in disgrace. How Laura ultimately finds happiness makes a moving story.

    


Hardback Editions

December 2006 : UK Hardback
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Title: Wishes and Dreams
Author(s): Jeanne Whitmee
ISBN: 0-7090-8208-8 / 978-0-7090-8208-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Robert Hale Ltd
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Audio Editions

December 2011 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Wishes and Dreams
Author(s): Jeanne Whitmee
Publisher: Soundings
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December 2011 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: Wishes and Dreams
Author(s): Jeanne Whitmee
Publisher: Soundings
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December 2011 : UK Audio edition
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Title: Wishes and Dreams
Author(s): Jeanne Whitmee
Publisher: Soundings
Availability: Amazon UK   


July 2007 : UK Audio Cassette
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Title: Wishes and Dreams
Author(s): Jeanne Whitmee
ISBN: 1-84559-871-7 / 978-1-84559-871-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Soundings Audio Books
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July 2007 : UK Audio CD
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Title: Wishes and Dreams
Author(s): Jeanne Whitmee
ISBN: 1-84559-872-5 / 978-1-84559-872-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Soundings Audio Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   



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