Farewell to the East End: The Last Days of the East End Midwives
Publish date: 2009
Pages no: 321
Edition language: English
, European Literature
, British Literature
, Book Club
, Biography Memoir
Series: The Midwife Trilogy (#3)
This is a lovely end to the Call the Midwife trilogy. I read it much more quickly that I read Shadows of the Workhouse. Farewell to the East End is more similar in tone and structure to Call the Midwife (book 1) which I enjoyed. I started reading the books because I had finished watching the show....
I enjoyed this one the most of the series, mostly because it goes even further into social issues such as abortion
In this last installment in Worth's midwife trilogy, she reverts to the short story style of the first book. Her writing is simple and her essays on historical topics are basic, but the people she encountered in the course of her work are amazing and well worth reading about. The type of community t...