Everybody's Daughter, Nobody's Child
ISBN: 1844084167 Global Overview for this book
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I found this book on the well-stocked shelves in the beautiful village of Tholthorpe! One of the reasons I chose it from the many books on offer is that I try to read two or three nonfictions a month so am always on the look out for interesting possibilities, which this seems to be, Jane Lapotaire being such a familiar face! Plus, the box was so full I didn't like to leave one without taking one away in exchange! Well of course I had to, obviously!
Amazon Editorial Review: "Jane knew she was a war baby because Mummy Grace said all war babies had to drink the treacly black malt from The Clinic every morning. Then Mummy Grace told Jane she wasn't her mummy. Her mummy was a lady who lived in Le Tookay. Or was it Cassablanka?
An exceptional memoir, written by one of our most outstanding actresses, Everybody's Daughter, Nobody's Child is a vivid and moving chronicle of childhood."
In the foreward she writes that 'this is not a formal autobiography, rather a collection of impressions and experiences seen through the eyes of a child' and as such she fulfils her aim beautifully!
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