Thursday’s Child

by Helen Forrester | Literature & Fiction |
ISBN: 0007392184 Global Overview for this book
Registered by MrsDeltic of Ossett, West Yorkshire United Kingdom on 1/3/2021
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3 journalers for this copy...
Journal Entry 1 by MrsDeltic from Ossett, West Yorkshire United Kingdom on Sunday, January 3, 2021
Sendin travelling

Journal Entry 2 by daffodil-2 at Norwich, Norfolk United Kingdom on Monday, January 11, 2021
Received in the post as a surprise RABCK and just taken out of quarantine. Thank you so much for this lovely surprise-you are very kind. I've read non-fiction by this author and am keen to see what her fiction is like.

Journal Entry 3 by daffodil-2 at Norwich, Norfolk United Kingdom on Saturday, October 2, 2021
REVIEW:-"I had mixed feelings about this book as I thought it was a little too chick-lit at first but it soon improved and I became interested in the goings on of the foreigners living in the UK during the second world war. I also learnt a lot about traditional Indian customs and enjoyed reading about Peggy's adventures and experiences in India. It brought tears to my eyes when Ajit met his mother unexpectedly after a long break-maybe because I've been parted from one of my own sons for a very long time due to the pandemic.
I thought the book had a satisfactory ending and would be happy to read other books by this author."
Reserving for Nu-Knees.

Journal Entry 4 by daffodil-2 at Norwich, Norfolk United Kingdom on Wednesday, October 13, 2021

Released 1 mo ago (10/13/2021 UTC) at Norwich, Norfolk United Kingdom

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This book was sent by post to Nu-Knees. I hope she enjoys it.

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When re-releasing this book please be aware that airports are not a good place to leave books unless they have a specific book exchange shelf or area, due to security problems, so they may well just be disposed of. Also charity shops may well discard books that have been labelled in any way and they mostly chose only the books in the very best condition
to place on their shelves and discard the rest-so another bad release option.

Journal Entry 5 by wingNu-Kneeswing at Knaresborough, North Yorkshire United Kingdom on Saturday, October 16, 2021
Thank you, daff, I love getting parcels of books through the post, thank you very much, especially when they include a chocolate treat :-) Greetings also to Mrs D who registered this book in the first place. As far as I can remember, I've never read anything by Helen Forrester, so I'll be happy to rectify that in due course. I can't guarantee when, of course, as my supply of books to be read is looking quite healthy at the moment . . . but you can never have too many - and I generally give priority to books that have come from other generous BookCrossers, so it might be sooner rather than later. Thank you!

Journal Entry 6 by wingNu-Kneeswing at Knaresborough, North Yorkshire United Kingdom on Thursday, November 18, 2021
A routine, mundane story of love, family, race relations and cultural differences in post-war Britain and India. It was first published in 1959 and is showing its age . . .

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