Without their help I should still be tearing my hair out over the layout of the Everton Library (as it was when I knew it) and the finer points of narrow boats on the Birmingham to London run.
Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read A Mistletoe Kiss: World War 2 Saga. It was only a mistletoe kiss, Miss Preece told herself, stepping out into the icy December evening and locking the library doors behind her. A mistletoe kiss means nothing, everyone knows that; but this did not quench the warm glow inside her. Hetty Gilbert is a canal child with no permanent address, so when she needs to join the library, she cannot do so.
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The UK tradition of kissing under the mistletoe is thought to have started in the 1700s, but it became much more popular throughout the . There are other stories too for why people might have started kissing under the mistletoe.
The UK tradition of kissing under the mistletoe is thought to have started in the 1700s, but it became much more popular throughout the 1800s. The Victorians especially became big fans of puckering up under the plant - and it's stuck ever since! Getty Images. Ancient Norwegian and Scandinavian tales agree that mistletoe has meanings of love and friendship. It is said that the mistletoe's white berries are tears that the goddess of love called Frigg cried for her son Baldr, and that she announced that mistletoe should be a plant of love.
Soon, Hetty's chief desire is to become a librarian like her friend. But with war on the horizon, their lives will never be the same. In 1939 Hetty joins in the war effort, for her knowledge of canal boats is desperately needed, whilst Miss Preece can only sit and listen to the dangers her young friend faces, knowing she herself can do nothing to help. But her chance will come, and with it the meaning behind that fragile mistletoe kiss.
A Mistletoe Kiss: World . .has been added to your Basket. Katie Flynn has lived for many years in the north-west. A compulsive writer, she started with short stories and articles and many of her early stories were broadcast on Radio Merseyside. She decided to write her Liverpool series after hearing the reminiscences of family members about life in the city in the early years of the twentieth century.
Katie Flynn has lived for many years in the north-west. A compulsive writer, she started with short stories and articles and many of her early stories were broadcast on Radio Merseyside
Katie Flynn has lived for many years in the north-west.
Miami, Mistletoe & Murder, . 5. Part of Red Stone Security series by Katie Reus. With a smug grin, he kissed the tip of her nose and disappeared out the door whistling a holiday song. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15. Page 15. She felt him more than heard him as he came up behind her. Noel turned her back against the counter to find Travis standing there with mistletoe in his hand. He held it above their heads and kissed her softly. Merry Christmas With a smug grin, he kissed the tip of her nose and disappeared out the door whistling a holiday song. Noel snagged her purse from the kitchen table and fingered the beautiful diamond necklace Travis had given her. He’d woke her up this morning by clasping it around her neck.
Author: Katie Flynn
Category: Literature and Fiction
Publisher: Paragon Publishers; Large type edition edition (April 1, 2011)
Pages: 384 pages
ePUB size: 1591 kb
FB2 size: 1735 kb
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