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A gripping and moving tale set in 1920s London

Petrina Banfield is author of LETTERS FROM ALICE, the true story of an inspirational social worker in London's east end, available on Amazon NOW. If you love DOWNTON ABBEY and CALL THE MIDWIFE, you won't want to miss this gripping and deeply moving tale.

Set in 1920s London, the book is inspired by the true life stories documented within the hospital almoners’ reports of the period and brings to life the remarkable work of these early social workers. 

'Enchanting' - Victoria Goldman, Lovereading

'A beautiful, deeply moving story based on real life events' - Christina McDonald, author of The Night Olivia Fell

'Mesmerising' - Caroline England, author of The Husband's Secret

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