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On her own two feet / by Pamela Evans.

by Evans, Pamela [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookDescription: p. cm.ISBN: 9780755394326 (hbk.); 0755394321 (hbk.).Subject(s): Great Britain -- History -- George VI, 1936-1952 -- Fiction | Great Britain -- History -- George V, 1910-1936 -- FictionGenre/Form: Domestic fiction.DDC classification: 823.92 Summary: Bringing the Keep Fit movement vividly to life in 1940s' London, Pam Evans' family saga will inspire and enthrall anyone who has ever dared to dream of a better life. Mollie Fisher's good-for-nothing husband can't cope with parenthood so walks out on his wife and child when Esme is just a baby. Luckily, Mollie has a loving family to turn to for help. Her mother, Marge, is delighted to look after Esme while Mollie goes to work and her nan, Nora, encourages Mollie to join a local keep fit class, which opens up a whole new world to her. Soon Mollie is a qualified teacher, running her own keep fit classes for the local community, and she makes friends with a group of women she would never have met otherwise. But with the Second World War looming, and the threat of losing her loved ones, it takes courage for Mollie to stand on her own two feet...
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Bringing the Keep Fit movement vividly to life in 1940s' London, Pam Evans' family saga will inspire and enthrall anyone who has ever dared to dream of a better life. Mollie Fisher's good-for-nothing husband can't cope with parenthood so walks out on his wife and child when Esme is just a baby. Luckily, Mollie has a loving family to turn to for help. Her mother, Marge, is delighted to look after Esme while Mollie goes to work and her nan, Nora, encourages Mollie to join a local keep fit class, which opens up a whole new world to her. Soon Mollie is a qualified teacher, running her own keep fit classes for the local community, and she makes friends with a group of women she would never have met otherwise. But with the Second World War looming, and the threat of losing her loved ones, it takes courage for Mollie to stand on her own two feet...

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