Women and War Janet Tanner has written the compelling story of two women first friends then bitter rivals against the dangerous and dramatic background of Australia during the second World War In this vigorous he

  • Title: Women and War
  • Author: Janet Tanner
  • ISBN: 9780099535508
  • Page: 341
  • Format: Paperback
  • Janet Tanner has written the compelling story of two women first friends, then bitter rivals against the dangerous and dramatic background of Australia during the second World War In this vigorous, hefty novel, the romantic history of two young Australian women is intertwined with World War II and the aftermath of the Japanese attack on their homeland For Tara Kelly,Janet Tanner has written the compelling story of two women first friends, then bitter rivals against the dangerous and dramatic background of Australia during the second World War In this vigorous, hefty novel, the romantic history of two young Australian women is intertwined with World War II and the aftermath of the Japanese attack on their homeland For Tara Kelly, an Irish immigrant raised in the slums of Sydney, as for Alys Peterson, gently reared daughter of a leading family in the English community of Melbourne, the war provides opportunity to escape unsatisfactory lives at home Tara, the sensuous kept woman of a powerful crime figure, and Alys, the emotional prisoner of her stroke impaired mother, become actively involved in the war effort Tara, first as a hospital aide, then as an entertainer Alys as a skilled vehicle operator What brings them into each other s orbit is their love for the same man, a well born Army doctor Opportunistic Tara seduces him into marriage, which from the beginning shows signs of foundering because of his attraction to the suitable Alys The resolution of the triangle leaves Tara not bereft of lovers but once adrift pursuing dreams of a career that may justify her origins Tanner The Emerald Valley crafts a compelling love story that reflects enduring social divisions and dichotomized lifestyles on the great island continent.

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    One thought on “Women and War”

    1. Seemed like a lot of the character's traits (and spoiler alert!) even plot twists were derived straight from Gone with the Wind. Is this meant to be an Australia homage or is it just a little unoriginal?

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