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Viewing Entry - Spitfire girl (E14844)
by Baxter, Lily.

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TitleSpitfire girl
Author / Responsible partyBaxter, Lily.
GenreHistorical fiction, Domestic fiction, Romance.
TopicsHistorical fiction, Domestic fiction, Romance. World War, 1939-1945 -- England -- Fiction. Air pilots, Military -- Great Britain -- Fiction.
Intended AudienceAdult
PublisherVisAbility Ltd.


It is 1940 and Britain is at war. In London, eighteen-year-old Susan Banks longs to do her duty. Her secret ambition is to learn to fly. Just as she fears she will be trapped forever in a life of servitude, she meets Tony Richards, a flying instructor based in Hampshire. Forced to flee London, Susan works hard to earn her keep, and her friendship with Tony - now recalled. But then she receives devastating news - Tony is missing in action. Susan wonders if she'll ever see the man she loves again and realise her dream of becoming a Spitfire girl...

Additional Information

System control numberE14844
Original Print PublisherLondon : Arrow, 2011.
Narrator NamePenelope Freeman.
Participant or performer notePenelope Freeman.
Narrators GenderFemale narrator