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In the turmoil and confusion of London's East End between the wars, young girl Nelly Kelly soon learns that life may never match her expectations. Forced to keep house for her autocratic, charming father, Nelly toils in a sweatshop to keep her family fed and clothed.

But when life is hard, Nelly has her friendship with Bebe the Jewess, her dancing lessons with Mario and her early dreams to cling to. Dreams which slowly crumble as marriage, the war and lost baby are followed by the heartache and lost love.

Fortune may crush her proud spirit but when faces with crisis which will test her courage to the limit no tragedy can change Nelly Kelly's determination to be her own woman.
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In the turmoil and confusion of London's East End between the wars, young girl Nelly Kelly soon learns that life may never match her expectations. Forced to keep house for her autocratic, charming father, Nelly toils in a sweatshop to keep her family fed and clothed. But when life is hard, Nelly has her friendship with Bebe the Jewess, her dancing lessons with Mario and her early dreams to cling to. Dreams which slowly crumble as marriage, the war and lost baby are followed by the heartache and lost love. Fortune may crush her proud spirit but when faces with crisis which will test her courage to the limit no tragedy can change Nelly Kelly's determination to be her own woman.

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Author Lena Kennedy
Publisher Futura Pubns.
Place London
Year 1982
ISBN 0808820530
Binding Paperback
Condition Good
Comments Yellowed pages

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