We Must Be Brave

We Must Be Brave Spanning the sweep of the twentieth century We Must Be Brave explores the fierce love that we feel for our children and the power of that love to endure Beyond distance beyond time beyond li
  • Title: We Must Be Brave
  • Author: Frances Liardet
  • ISBN: 0735218862
  • Page: 309
  • Format: Hardcover
  • We Must Be Brave
    Spanning the sweep of the twentieth century, We Must Be Brave explores the fierce love that we feel for our children and the power of that love to endure Beyond distance, beyond time, beyond life itself One woman One little girl The war that changed everything.December 1940 In the disorderly evacuation of Southampton, England, newly married Ellen Parr finds a small chi Spanning the sweep of the twentieth century, We Must Be Brave explores the fierce love that we feel for our children and the power of that love to endure Beyond distance, beyond time, beyond life itself One woman One little girl The war that changed everything.December 1940 In the disorderly evacuation of Southampton, England, newly married Ellen Parr finds a small child asleep on the backseat of an empty bus No one knows who little Pamela is.Ellen professed not to want children with her older husband, and when she takes Pamela into her home and rapidly into her heart, she discovers that this is true Ellen doesn t want children She wants only Pamela Three golden years pass as the Second World War rages on Then one day Pamela is taken away, screaming Ellen is no stranger to sorrow, but when she returns to the quiet village life she s long lived, she finds herself asking In a world changed by war, is it fair to wish for an unchanged heart In the spirit of We Were the Lucky Ones and The Nightingale, here is a novel about courage and kindness, hardship and friendship, and the astonishing power of love Get A Copy Kindle Store StoresAudibleBarnes NobleWalmart eBooksApple BooksGoogle PlayAbebooksBook DepositoryIndigoAlibrisBetter World BooksIndieBoundLibraries Or buy for Hardcover, 464 pages Expected publication February 26th 2019 by G.P Putnam s Sons first publishe
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  • Frances Liardet

    Frances Liardet is a child of the children of the Second World War She has an MA in Creative Writing from the University of East Anglia and studied Arabic at Oxford before travelling to Cairo to work as a translator She currently lives in Somerset with her husband and daughter, and runs a summer writing session called Bootcamp Her first novel, The Game, won a Betty Trask award We Must Be Brave Frances Liardet is a child of the children of the Second World War She has an MA in Creative Writing from the University of East Anglia and studied Arabic at Oxford before travelling to Cairo to work as a translator She currently lives in Somerset with her husband and daughter, and runs a summer writing session called Bootcamp Her first novel, The Game, won a Betty Trask award We Must Be Brave is her second novel

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  • We Must Be Brave was a struggle for me I generally enjoy historical fiction but this book moved at an incredibly slow pace It was difficult for me to get into the story, stay invested, and enjoy it There are many positive reviews for We Must Be Brave so maybe it just wasn t for me.The setting is England during WWII Ellen finds a little girl, Pamela, alone on a bus Ellen does not have children of her own but takes Pamela in and becomes close with her Pamela leaves Ellen s home late [...]


  • The Shop Girls of Lark Lane will tug at your heart strings once again as we catch up with Alice and the gals of Lark Lane.This is the second book in a series and as the book opens, we find the war is over and the men are returning home Alice, who was introduced in the first book, is reunited with her husband who is seeing his daughter for the first time She isn t exactly happy to share her mum with this new man and makes their adjustment rather difficult But then, there are difficult adjustme Th [...]


  • from the blurb December, 1940 As German bombs fall on Southampton, the city s residents flee to the surrounding villages In Upton village, amid the chaos, newly married Ellen Parr finds a girl sleeping, unclaimed at the back of an empty bus Little Pamela, it seems, is entirely alone.Ellen has always believed she does not want children, but when she takes Pamela into her home the child cracks open the past Ellen thought she had escaped and the future she and her husband Selwyn had dreamed f


  • Historical fiction is my favorite genre and I love books that are about WWII Though I was looking forward to reading We Must Be Brave, and it did accurately portray history and how the horrors of war impacted children as well as adults, I was disappointed The story was slow and just did not capture my attention Ellen Parr, the main character, is childless and married to a much older man named Selwyn She discovers a little girl, Pamela, all alone on a bus, and takes her in The story takes us Hist [...]


  • I finished We Must Be Brave by Frances Liardet a few days ago All the emotions I had when I finished the book still lingered The feelings of sadness, sorrow, hope and most of all the feeling of love still lingered days after I read this book.This is a story set in England during WWII period and about a 4 year old girl Pamela being left behind on a bus and Ellen, the main character from the book, picked her up and bought her home herself so the little girl can stay safe The story started from I f [...]


  • I finished this book at the end of my lunch hour and returned to work slightly red eyed and a bit sniffy but filled with the joy of a marvellous ending to a wonderful book This beautifully told, heartfelt novel tells a story of love, loss and discovery spanning the 20th century Looking at the bonds between parent and child and the hard decisions that are sometimes necessary we are shown that families, whether those we are born into or those that find us, always play a part in making us the peo I [...]


  • Frances Liardet s, We Must Be Brave, is heartwarming at its best I dare you to not falm in love with the characters.


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