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Title:Call the Midwife: Farewell to the East End
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Publisher:Ecco
ISBN:0062270079
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Number of Pages:336
Category:Non fiction, Memoir, History, Biography, Historical

Call the Midwife: Farewell to the East End by Jennifer Worth

PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Call the Midwife: Farewell to the East End The last book in the trilogy begun by Jennifer Worth s em New York Times em bestseller and the basis for the PBS series em Call the Midwife em .

When twenty two year old Jennifer Worth from a comfortable middle class upbringing went to work as a midwife in the poorest section of postwar London she not only delivered hundreds of babies and touched many lives she also became the neighborhood s most vivid chronicler em Call the Midwife Farewell to the East End em is the last book in Worth s memoir trilogy which the em Times Literary Supplement em described as powerful stories with sweet charm and controlled outrage in the face of dire circumstances .

Here at last is the full story of Chummy s delightful courtship and wedding We also meet Megan mave identical twins who share a browbeaten husband and return to Sister Monica Joan who is in top eccentric form As in Worth s first two books em Call the Midwife A Memoir of Birth Joy and Hard Times em and em Call the Midwife Shadows of the Workhouse em the vividly portrayed denizens of a postwar East End contend with the trials of extreme poverty unsanitary conditions hunger and disease and find surprising ways to thrive in their tightly knit community .

A rich portrait of a bygone era of comradeship and midwifery populated by unforgettable characters em Call the Midwife Farewell to the East End em will appeal to readers of Frank McCourt Katherine Boo and James Herriot as well as to the fans of the acclaimed PBS show based on the trilogy

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In this follow up to CALL THE MIDWIFE Jennifer Worth a midwife working in the docklands area of East London in the s tells more stories about the people she encountered br br There s Jane who cleaned and generally helped out at Nonnatus House she was taken to the workhouse as a baby and was allegedly the illegitimate daughter of an aristocrat Peggy and Frank s parents both died within months of each other and the children were left destitute At the time there was no other option for them but the workhouse The Reverend Thornton Appleby Thorton a missionary in Africa visits the Nonnatus nuns and Sister Julienne acts as matchmaker And Sister Monica Joan the eccentric ninety year old nun is accused of shoplifting some small items from the local market She is let off with a warning but then Jennifer finds stolen jewels from Hatton Garden in the nun s room br br These stories give a fascinating insight into the resilience and spirit that enabled ordinary people to overcome their difficulties, This final book in Jennifer Worth s memories of her time as a midwife in London s East end brings her story full circle As always there are heartbreaking stories such as the family devastated by tuberculosis and a ship s woman who serviced the entire crew as well as plenty of humour and warmth such as the tale of two women who shared the same husband Other stories cover backstreet abortions the changing life of the docklands infanticide as well as the lives of the inhabitants of Nonnatus House, Jennifer Worth documents her experiences as a nurse and ward sister treating patients who were nearing the end of their lives Interspersed with these stories from Jennifer s post midwife career are the histories of her patients from the family divided by a decision nobody could bear to make to the mother who comes to her son s adopted country and joins his family without being able to speak a word of English, When the CALL THE MIDWIFE books became bestsellers Jennifer Worth was inundated with correspondence People felt moved to write to her because the books had touched them and because they wanted to share memories of the world her books described the East End of London in the late s and early s br br LETTERS TO THE MIDWIFE is a collection of the correspondence she received offering a fascinating glimpse into a long lost world br br Along with readers responses and personal histories it is filled with heartwarming gems such as letters and drawings sent by one of the nuns featured in Call the Midwife and a curious list of the things Jennifer would need to become a missionary There are stories from other midwives lorry drivers even a seamstress all with tales to tell br br Containing previously unpublished material describing her time spent in Paris and some journal entries this is also a portrait of Jennifer herself complete with a moving introduction by her family about the Jennifer Worth they knew and loved