After the War Is Over: A Novel by Jennifer Robson

By Jennifer Robson

The overseas bestselling writer of someplace in France returns along with her sweeping moment novel—a story of sophistication, love, and freedom—in which a tender girl needs to locate her position in an international perpetually changed.

After 4 years as an army nurse, Charlotte Brown is able to depart in the back of the devastation of the good struggle. The daughter of a vicar, she has consistently been decided to devote her lifestyles to supporting others. relocating to busy Liverpool, she throws herself into her paintings with these such a lot in desire, merely tearing herself away for the full of life dinners she enjoys with the ladies at her boarding house.

Just as Charlotte starts to settle into her new situations, messages arrive that would swap her existence. One, from a thorough younger newspaper editor, bargains her an opportunity to talk out when you can't. the opposite pulls her again to her earlier, and to a guy she has attempted, and failed, to forget.

Edward Neville-Ashford, her former service provider and the brother of Charlotte’s dearest pal, is now the recent Earl of Cumberland—and a shadow of the guy he as soon as was once. but lower than his conflict wounds and haunted eyes Charlotte sees glimpses of the fascinating boy who some time past claimed her silly middle. She desires to support him, yet dare she danger her destiny for a guy who can by no means be hers?

As Britain seethes with unrest and post-war euphoria flattens into sour sadness, Charlotte needs to confront long-held insecurities to discover her real voice . . . and the braveness to come to a decision if the lifestyles she has created is the only she actually wants.

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