The Ship of Brides (Paperback)

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Look out for Jojo's new book, Paris for One and Other Stories, available now.
From the #1New York Timesbestselling author ofMe Before You, After You, andOne Plus One, in an earlier work available in the U.S. for the first time, a post-WWII story of the war brides who crossed the seas by the thousands to face their unknown futures.

1946. World War II has ended and all over the world, young women are beginning to fulfill the promises made to the men they wed in wartime.
In Sydney, Australia, four women join 650 other war brides on an extraordinary voyage to England aboard HMSVictoria, which still carries not just arms and aircraft but a thousand naval officers. Rules are strictly enforced, from the aircraft carrier's captain down to the lowliest young deckhand. But the men and the brides will find their lives intertwined despite the Navy's ironclad sanctions. And for Frances Mackenzie, the complicated young woman whose past comes back to haunt her far from home, the journey will change her life in ways she never could have predicted forever.

About the Author


Jojo Moyesis the #1New York Timesbestselling author ofAfter You, Me Before You, One Plus One, The Girl You Left Behind, The Last Letter from Your Lover, Silver Bay, andThe Ship of Brides.She lives with her husband and three children in Essex, England."
Product Details
ISBN: 9780143126478
ISBN-10: 0143126474
Publisher: Penguin Books
Publication Date: October 28th, 2014
Pages: 464
Language: English