People’s Friend Classic Fiction Pack
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This great value pack offers you the chance to buy People’s Friend Fiction Special and the first book in "The People’s Friend" Classics Collection, "The River Calls Us Home" at a bargain price!
The People's Friend Fiction Special celebrates 150 years of story-telling in the world’s longest-running women’s weekly magazine and is illustrated throughout with lovingly restored artwork. With vintage poems, articles and 36 original short stories carefully chosen from the magazine’s archives, it’s a treasury of fabulous fiction that reflects women’s lives, hopes and dreams over the past 150 years.
“The River Calls Us Home", first published in 1990 is one of "The People's Friend" most popular serials of all time. It tells the story of Christina Kennedy, the daughter of one of the whaling industry’s last captains, she enjoys a privileged and prosperous upbringing – but harder times lies just around the corner. Chrissie must choose between wealth and security, and the penniless jute-worker who has stolen her heart. And in the background, the storm clouds of World War I are gathering . . . Will Chrissie follow her heart or her head? And what will the consequences be for her family, now and in the future?