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A Duty To The Dead - Charles Todd
A Duty To The Dead
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The daughter of a distinguished soldier, Bess Crawford, follows in his footsteps and signs up to go overseas as a nurse during the Great War, helping to deal with the many wounded. There serving on a hospital ship, she makes a promise to a dying young lieutenant to take a message to his brother'... show more
The daughter of a distinguished soldier, Bess Crawford, follows in his footsteps and signs up to go overseas as a nurse during the Great War, helping to deal with the many wounded. There serving on a hospital ship, she makes a promise to a dying young lieutenant to take a message to his brother' Jonathan Graham: "Tell Jonathan that I lied. I did it for Mother′s sake. But i
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Format: Kindle Edition
ASIN: B002LUHYVU
Publisher: HarperCollins
Pages no: 486
Edition language: English
Series: Bess Crawford (#1)
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Lora's Rants and Reviews
Lora's Rants and Reviews rated it
5.0 A Duty to the Dead
by Charles Todd This story caught my imagination when I read the sample. A nurse in WWI promises Arthur Graham, a dying patient, to take a cryptic message back to his brother Jonathan in Kent, memorised word for word. Having developed some unprofessional feelings towards Arthur, she hesitates to e...
Sorry kids, no feet.
Sorry kids, no feet. rated it
4.0
Add yet another series to my never ending list of things that need finishing.
Lillelara
Lillelara rated it
3.5 A Duty to the Dead
The first installment in the Bess Crawford Series and it was an enjoyable read without being an exceptional one. Bess Crawford is a nurse in WWI, who currently is on home leave because of a broken arm. Prior to her injury she promised a dying soldier that she would pass a message along to his brothe...
Degrees of Affection
Degrees of Affection rated it
5.0 Reread Note # 6 - A Duty to the Dead
Original review here. I can't tell you how much I love this series. And as I just learned there's a new book (out last year I think) I haven't read yet, I decided to reread the whole thing. Also, most of them don't have reviews since some were listened to (and barely gotten through) during the m...
It's a Mad Mad World
It's a Mad Mad World rated it
4.5 A Duty to the Dead by Charles Todd
A Duty to the Dead is the first book in the Bess Crawford series. I have previously read book seven in the series; A Pattern of Lies a little while ago and I just absolutely loved that book. And, of course I wanted to read the series from the beginning and lucky me; I own the first book as an eBook....
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