Liverpool Daisy

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Liverpool Daisy

Liverpool 1931, where Daisy Gallagher, big, tough and loving, learns to fight competition, laugh with her customers, weep in private. In a Liverpool torn by the Depression, Daisy Gallagher grows to womanhood the hard way. She is the mainstay of her poverty-stricken family and the devoted friend of Nellie OBrian, who is dying for lack of medical attention. Daisys desperat Liverpool 1931, where Daisy Gallagher, big, tough and loving, learns to fight competition, laugh with her customers, weep in private. In a Liverpool torn by the Depression, Daisy Gallagher grows to womanhood the hard way. She is the mainstay of her poverty-stricken family and the devoted friend of Nellie OBrian, who is dying for lack of medical attention. Daisys desperation for money leads her into the darkened streets and into the arms of drunken sailors willing to pay for their relief. Through her own strength and suffering, Daisy earns enough to pay for her friends much needed medical attention. Her family know nothing of her occupation, but when her stoker husband returns from the sea Daisy realises, terror-stricken, that the moment of truth has finally arrived...


Details
Title Liverpool Daisy
Author Helen Forrester
ISBN-13 9780006169017
ISBN-10 0006169017
Publisher Ecco Harpercollins
Language English
Edition NA
Height 176 mm
Width 110 mm
Thickness 17 mm
Binding Paperback
Pages 256

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