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The Pull of the Stars Dublin, Three Days In A Maternity Ward At The Height Of The Great Flu A Small World Of Work, Risk, Death And Unlooked For Love, By The Bestselling Author Of The Wonder And ROOMIn An Ireland Doubly Ravaged By War And Disease, Nurse Julia Power Works At An Understaffed Hospital In The City Center, Where Expectant Mothers Who Have Come Down With The Terrible New Flu Are Quarantined Together Into Julia S Regimented World Step Two Outsiders Doctor Kathleen Lynn, On The Run From The Police, And A Young Volunteer Helper, Bridie SweeneyIn The Darkness And Intensity Of This Tiny Ward, Over Three Days, These Women Change Each Other S Lives In Unexpected Ways They Lose Patients To This Baffling Pandemic, But They Also Shepherd New Life Into A Fearful World With Tireless Tenderness And Humanity, Carers And Mothers Alike Somehow Do Their Impossible WorkIn The Pull Of The Stars, Emma Donoghue Once Again Finds The Light In The Darkness In This New Classic Of Hope And Survival Against All Odds


About the Author: Emma Donoghue

Grew up in Ireland, 20s in England doing a PhD in eighteenth century literature, since then in Canada Best known for my novel, film and play ROOM, also other contemporary and historical novels and short stories, non fiction, theatre and middle grade novels.



10 thoughts on “The Pull of the Stars

  1. Emily May Emily May says:

    Here we are in the golden age of medicine making such great strides against rabies, typhoid fever, diphtheria and a common or garden influenza is beating us hollow. Serious question were there always this many books


  2. Diane S ☔ Diane S ☔ says:

    Dublin, 1918, the world is being ravaged by the Spanish flu, influenza Men are returning from the war, damaged, changed Julia is an almost thirty, single woman, living with her brother who cannot or will not speak She is also


  3. Liz Liz says:

    5 Stars, one of the best of 2020Talk about timing Emma Donoghue became interested in the Great Influenza in 2018 because of the 100 year anniversary But as she put the final touches on her draft, the corona virus reared its ugly head


  4. Christine Christine says:

    4.5 stars rounded to 5 starsWhat a quiet yet powerful little gem this is Emma Donoghue escaped my radar up until now The blurb enticed me, and my impulse decision to hit the green Net Galley request button paid off nicely.This is a 3 day sli


  5. Linda Linda says:

    Pain and suffering gather at doorsteps.No particular street No predestined number Certainly, without invitation.Julia Power rides her bicycle through the darkened streets of Dublin in the pouring rain Her destination is the understaffed and over pop


  6. Cheri Cheri says:

    NOW AVAILABLEVita gloriosa vita Life glorious lifeThere s an aura throughout this story that is somewhat bleak, while at the same time gripping in the dangers, the then fairly recent uprising that occurred Easter 1916, WWI, the conditions these people face


  7. Carol Carol says:

    Cover up each cough or sneezefools and traitors spread disease October 31, 1918 Dublin, Ireland A war A pandemic A hospital maternity fever ward A skilled midwife nurse Julia Power An able bodied helper runner Bridie Sweeney And Dr Kathleen Lynn, rebel doctor and r


  8. sarah xoxo sarah xoxo says:

    Cover up each cough or sneeze fools and traitors spread diseaseThe Pull of the Stars is Emma Donoghue s newest release, eerily relevant to today We follow Nurse Julia Powers in the midst of the Spanish Flu pandemic in 1918 Ireland She works at an overcapacity hospital in t


  9. Mackenzi Mackenzi says:

    Was not prepared to be emotionally ravaged by this book Gonna go cry now Very not okay.


  10. Cece (ProblemsOfaBookNerd) Cece (ProblemsOfaBookNerd) says:

    Popping in here with my most common note on reviews THIS BOOK HAS QUEER REP Sexuality isn t a spoiler In fact, it s almost the only way to market a book to me at this point.


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