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When an American woman, Stella Bain, is found suffering from severe shell shock in a London garden, surgeon August Bridge and his wife selflessly agree to take her in. However, Bridge quickly develops a clinical interest in his houseguest.
Stella had been working as a nurse's aide near the front, but she can't remember anything prior to four months earlier when she was found wounded on a French battlefield.
©2013 Anita Shreve (P)2013 W F Howes Ltd
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"Poised and absolutely steady-handed, this is a gripping piece of deconstruction" ( Sunday Times on Testimony)
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4 out of 5 stars
By Anonymous User on 02-01-2018

Great story

Loved it. But what a shame about most of the male voices. Dreadful. I almost gave up listening.

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5 out of 5 stars
By Merelina on 08-06-2014

Penelope Rawlings is an excellent narrator

A good narrator means a good listen, with no mis-pronouncations! An interesting story, telling what happens when you lose your memory, the fear is felt frequently by Stella till she finally finds herself again.

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