When nurse Mabel Court enters the Booth Street Infirmary, her future looks brightthis is the opportunity thatshe has always dreamt of. But it is August 1914, and her world is about to be turned upside down. As war rages across Europe, she and her friendstry to keep their spirits up. But when Mabel's fiance Harry is wounded at the battle of the Somme, and returns home shell-shocked, Mabel realizes that the life she and Harry had always hoped for is now impossible."

A Child at the Door 2003, Arrow, London

ISBN-13: 9780099415756

Revised edition

Mass-market paperback

A Child at the Door 2002, William Heinemann, London

ISBN-13: 9780434009756