å What Child Is This » Rhys Bowen, What Child Is This, Rhys Bowen, What Child Is This Christmas during World War II is a time for small miracles in this bittersweet short story by the New York Times bestselling author of The Tuscan Child and In Farleigh Field Jack and Maggie Harris are adrift on ravaged streets during the London Blitz Their home is gone They have nowhere to go and nothing left to lose With only the memories of thei, å What Child Is This » Rhys Bowen - What Child Is This, What Child Is This Christmas during World War II is a time for small miracles in this bittersweet short story by the New York Times bestselling author of The Tuscan Child and In Farleigh Field

  • Title: What Child Is This
  • Author: Rhys Bowen
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  • Page: 251
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What Child Is This

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  1. Charming short story set in Britain during the war In 1940 a couple are forced to leave their home on Christmas Eve during the London Blitz With nowhere to go, their home is gone, they go for shelter from the air raids to an underground tube station Later on they take shelter in a deserted mansion What follows is a story about the kindness of strangers during wartime People helping each other out, not knowing what the next day will bring The author really gave me a good sense of place, I f Charm [...]


  2. Sometimes we just need that little nudge to shift our hearts in the right directionRhys Bowen presents a Christmas short story echoing from times past, but surely winding its way into the present Somehow the simplest of messages carry the most impact.A young couple, Jack and Maggie Harris, are surrounded by another Christmas Eve crouched on their doorstep They sit in their darkened apartment listening to a scratched Glenn Miller record as they sway to musical notes caught in the web of th Someti [...]


  3. This was an enjoyable, heartwarming Christmas novella set during WW2 in Britain during the air raids When a married couple loses everything they have and stumbles upon a house that seems abandoned, is it the answer to their prayers Wonderful historical detail Please excuse typos name misspellings Entered on screen reader.


  4. The story opens on Christmas Eve in London in 1940 It s the middle of the blitz, and rationing is in full effect, so it is looking like a very dismal Christmas for Maggie and Jack Harris But then what little they do have is taken from them suddenly, and they find themselves on the streets Jack goes looking for shelter and finds what looks like an abandoned house Is it abandoned What will Christmas day bring While I rarely read short stories, I had to grab this story from Rhys Bowen Best kn The s [...]



  5. What a sweet little Christmas story I loved reading about Jack and Maggie and their longing to have a better Christmas than the daily grind of war rations and bombings When the worst happens, and they are left homeless on Christmas Eve, they take shelter in a home that has a door hanging open What sort of future might that door lead to Content Jack swears pretty frequently, but it s borderline profanity


  6. read for free with Kindle Unlimited This was so good, had me tearing up a few times for than one reason and warmed my heart as well, especially near the end I had to blink a few times after the last page because I was hoping for with these people and it was over The ending wasn t abrupt but the way everything was written, I forgot it was a novella short story after the first chapter high praise.Not always an easy thing to make a short story and the characters feel alive and have a read for free [...]