About this book
At the age of 18, Eleanor goes to France to enter a convent, After four years of struggling with the religious life, she becomes a nun, and then trains as a midwife in a large inner-city hospital in Liverpool. While Beatlemania grips the nation, she is trying to coordinate the demands of the religious life with the drama, excitement and occasional tragedy of the hospital world. Written with honesty and affection, this is an intimate portrait of convent and hospital life.
Fans of "Call The Midwife" will appreciate Eleanor Stewart's honest and affectionate account of her transition from life in a convent, to a career as a midwife in a busy Liverpool hospital.
If you liked 'Call the Midwife', you'll love 'Kicking the Habit'.
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