• The Girls of Mulberry Lane

  • Mulberry Lane, Book 1
  • By: Rosie Clarke
  • Narrated by: Susie Riddell
  • Length: 8 hrs and 54 mins
  • 4.6 out of 5 stars (42 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

Maureen Jackson is a prisoner of her father's blackmail. Three years ago, she'd been hoping to marry Rory, the man of her dreams. However, after her mother's death, Maureen was left to care for her overbearing father. Now Rory is back in London with his pregnant wife and reminds Maureen of the life that should have been hers.

With the war looming, Janet Ashley hopes to marry her sweetheart Mike, but her father refuses to grant them his blessing. Janet finds herself pregnant and her mother Peggy is determined to hold her family together.

©2017 Rosie Clarke (P)2017 W.F. Howes Ltd

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Excellent story.

It was a very, very sad story. The performance was great! The story well told. All the characters likable but a few!!

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All-around outstanding!

I really loved this book. The story was insightful, sometimes sad, sometimes funny, and always riveting. The narrator does an excellent job with quite a diverse cast of characters. I really hope that Audible makes the rest of the series available. Five stars and two thumbs up!

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nice story

loved the story. the narrator was very good, at least until she did the voice of the American! i had to laugh, it sounded like she had watched to many old westerns! plus she made the 16 year old boy sound like he was six! other than that i cant wait to listen to the rest of the series!

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  • Bookworm
  • 06-11-21

Not a narrative structure as you know it

I kept waiting for the build up and climax of the story - there isn't one!

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 05-03-21

Girls of mulberry Lane.

Lovely story pleased no rape or abuse a light hearted story. Can't wait for the following books

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 10-31-20

Great story

very realistic take on life at the start of WWII. I enjoyed the story and liked seeing the characters develop. I look forward to reading more in this series

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  • Ms. S. J. Aldridge
  • 05-28-19

next 1 please

I cant wait to listen to the next book get lost in a time worp.

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  • annyvials
  • 06-06-18

Great read

Really enjoyed this book. Can't wait to start the next one, just a shame it's not an audiobook.

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  • Janet Jones
  • 06-15-22

A lovely.....

story with some great characters in and the antics of the people within the book made a great listen. The narrator was very good at using different voices for the characters.

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  • Rosielil
  • 05-08-22

A very interesting story

A very interesting story line, if your into the lives of 2nd world war love and loss you will enjoy this.

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  • Karenreilly
  • 05-03-22

lovely war time story

you get engrossed in the characters they become like your family lovely book well written

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  • Anonymous User
  • 04-21-22

Wouldn’t recommend

The story does seem to go anywhere, then the book just ends. I expect this I due to several in a series

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  • M. Self
  • 04-14-22

A very enjoyable listen.

I have listened to this after listening to the Harper’s series. Several similarities to that series in the characters but still very enjoyable and excellent narration (especially after listening to the annoying narrator of the last 3 Harpers books). Thank you.

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  • 06-07-19

A great story about the war years

As always Rosie Clarke is so good at describing people. I’m totally there when I listen to her books.
Sue Riddell’s reading is excellent and she brings the story to life.