The Scarlet Nightingale by Alan Titchmarsh: Book of the Week with Bookmark in Spalding
As war rages across Europe, one young woman is torn between love and loyalty.
Seventeen-year-old Rosamund Hanbury leaves the comfort of her coastal Devonshire home for the fast pace of high-society London.
There, under the training of her formidable aunt, she learns the art of being a lady, hosting dinner parties and rubbing shoulders with Britain’s most influential.
When the enigmatic Harry Napier sweeps her off her feet at the famous café de Paris, she could almost forget that Britain declared war.
But the Phoney War ends, and Harry is posted away. When Rosamund suffers a devastating loss, she joins the Special Forces , and is sent to work alongside the Resistance in France on a top-secret mission.
There, her courage and loyalty are put to the test, and she learns that no one is what they seem...
The Scarlet Nightingale by Alan Titchmarsh (RRP £7.99) is on sale at Bookmark in The Crescent, Spalding, for £5.99. Pick up your money saving voucher in this week's Spalding Guardian (on sale until September 18).
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