Don't Pass Me by
Publish date: September 26th 2013
Publisher: Sunpenny Publishing
Pages no: 342
Edition language: English
I really enjoyed this book of life and love in a Welsh valley seen from the viewpoint of evacuees during WW2. It was well written and had me wanting to know what happened next to the lives of the protagonists, especially the children. There are some serious issues covered as well as a good romance s...
Well written, with characters you can connect with – or hate depending on who they are! Difficult subjects to read are written carefully, and the courage, emotion, and determination of Lydia and and the evacuees comes shining through.
Interesting topics and interesting characters well handled. The war is not an easy setting for a book, but the balance was right here for me. No glorifying or voyeurism of war or the other subjects covered in the book...and some aren't easy subjects. And a very satisfying ending!