[KINDLE] ❤ The Light In The Window ➜ June Goulding – Writerscompany.co.uk

The Light In The Window A Moving Account Of The Cruel Reality Of Life Inside A Home For Unmarried Mothers In 1950s Catholic Ireland Written By A Young Woman Who Took Up A Position Of Midwife In The Home Run By The Sacred Heart Nuns.


10 thoughts on “The Light In The Window

  1. says:

    A thoroughly depressing yet engaging read.June is a young midwife in Ireland when she accepts the post of midwife in a home for unwed mothers It was an honest read and must have been a


  2. says:

    Review to follow


  3. says:

    This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers To view it, click here A friend in uni has just finished reading this book and asked if I would like to borrow it, given that we are student midwiv


  4. says:

    I didn t know what to expect with this book since I didn t see a lot of five star reviews, but for me this is definantly a five star book This is one of the most moving memoirs I have ever read This book will defin


  5. says:

    I read this in one day very hard to put down It s hard to believe that women were treated this way the suffering, both theirs and their children who had no details of their birth mothers with which to trace them in the futur


  6. says:

    a nonfiction book about this woman s time working at a home for unmarried pregnant mothers in Ireland in 1951 She can t write well at all, but it s an interesting story nonetheless.


  7. says:

    It s a relatively short memoir of June s time working in an Irish Home for unmarried mothers She tells quite a clinical story of the conditions that the poor mothers were forced to endure There are no twists and turns, just an honest recollecti


  8. says:

    This book tells an important story that shouldn t be forgotten The cruelty and indifference that these women and their children suffered is shocking The book brought this all to light, and set into motion radio and television interviews, documentaries, a


  9. says:

    Excellent but heartbreak.As an ex Catholic I often wonder why certain nuns are so cruel This book is certainly not going to answer that question, but it only reinforces what I have always known, some sisters we re downright cruel ...


  10. says:

    Was there a light at the end of the tunnel Great story from the very start,sad to say the least,i was brought up a Catholic and nuns taught us in,the school.these nuns were downright vicious,they would pull you out by the arm and nails,digg...


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