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Dreams and Doris Day movies But Iris ended up in a cramped Chicago bungalow shared with Bob's parents With a baby on the way and a husband turning daily into a stranger Iris was wracked by homesickness Trapped and desperately lonely she had to make a fresh start in a coun.

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➲ [Read] ➭ The GI Bride By Iris Jones Simantel ➽ – Babyandbeyondshow.co.uk Iris had escaped the Blitz but now lived in crippling poverty after the war until a chance meeting changed her life Aged just sixteen she fell in love and married US soldier Bob Irvine And soon after Iris had escaped the Blitz but now lived in crippling poverty after the war until a chance meeting changed her life Aged just sixteen she fell in love and married US soldier Bob Irvine And soon after she set sail for a new life in AmericaIt was the 1950s the land of hope.

ePUB The GI Bride PDF ê The GI  PDF/EPUB ² Ý babyandbeyondshow.co.uk Ý

ePUB The GI Bride PDF ê The GI PDF/EPUB ² Ý babyandbeyondshow.co.uk Ý

bride free The GI free The GI Bride ePUBDreams and Doris Day movies But Iris ended up in a cramped Chicago bungalow shared with Bob's parents With a baby on the way and a husband turning daily into a stranger Iris was wracked by homesickness Trapped and desperately lonely she had to make a fresh start in a coun.

10 thoughts on “The GI Bride

  1. Layla Ashby Layla Ashby says:

    ePUB The GI Bride PDF ê The GI PDF/EPUB ² Ý babyandbeyondshow.co.uk Ý bride free, The GI free, The GI Bride ePUBA lovely book about a GI bride


  2. LeeLeeLoves LeeLeeLoves says:

    ePUB The GI Bride PDF ê The GI PDF/EPUB ² Ý babyandbeyondshow.co.uk Ý bride free, The GI free, The GI Bride ePUBThis is a book that gave me a real insight into what life was like in 1950′s London and America having been born in 1989 and only just scraping by the title of being an 80′s kid I actually wasn’t aware of what a GI bride really was GI stands for either Government Issue or General Issue and GI bride refers to the latter it’s British brides of American servicemen during the warNot many books I have read are true accounts of a person’s life; those that I have read haven’t been as interesting as this one Iris Jones Simantel was the Saga


  3. Shaz Goodwin Shaz Goodwin says:

    ePUB The GI Bride PDF ê The GI PDF/EPUB ² Ý babyandbeyondshow.co.uk Ý bride free, The GI free, The GI Bride ePUBIris’ account begins with her experiences as a child in WW2 her evacuation including the alienation of returning to a family she could barely remember This leads on to being re housed after the war in Hertfordshire where she meets American serviceman Bob IrvineAlthough this a reflective account I could still ‘feel’ the innocence of that young women setting out on a journey that would take her a long way from her family and her roots From the journey to New York through all the moves and changes in her life while living in America Iris shares with the reader a very honest and sometimes brutal account of her experiencesIt’s interesting to read about the differences between life in the UK and US back then Things we take for granted now our debit cards s


  4. Carrie Carteret Carrie Carteret says:

    ePUB The GI Bride PDF ê The GI PDF/EPUB ² Ý babyandbeyondshow.co.uk Ý bride free, The GI free, The GI Bride ePUBI have to declare an interest Iris Jones Simantel is a distant cousin of my cousin's husband However I have never met herI read her first book Far From The East End which finishes as sixteen year old Iris sets off for the US with her new American husband I feared for her and wanted so much to know how her life turned out In GI Bride the story unfolds and the skinny teenager has to come to terms with a life which is short on Hollywood glamour but certainly not short of character and drama and occasional high comedyI think I enjoyed this book so much because I came to it straight from reading a literary nove


  5. Hannah Hannah says:

    ePUB The GI Bride PDF ê The GI PDF/EPUB ² Ý babyandbeyondshow.co.uk Ý bride free, The GI free, The GI Bride ePUBI thought this would be happier? It's very very sad and makes amaerican men seem horrible I really hope this isn't an accurate cross section of American WW2 soldiers Interesting but not a must read


  6. Ashley-Taylor Fuller Ashley-Taylor Fuller says:

    ePUB The GI Bride PDF ê The GI PDF/EPUB ² Ý babyandbeyondshow.co.uk Ý bride free, The GI free, The GI Bride ePUBThis was an extremely easy book to read Iris doesn’t shy away from the good the bad and the ugly in her life Her honesty was what compelled me so much as I read


  7. Anne Anne says:

    ePUB The GI Bride PDF ê The GI PDF/EPUB ² Ý babyandbeyondshow.co.uk Ý bride free, The GI free, The GI Bride ePUBIt is February 1955 and Iris Jones is saying goodbye to her family and to Britain She is about to embark upon a life changing journey across the Atlantic to start married life with her American soldier husband Bob More than 100000 women left the shores of England as GI Brides and Iris at age sixteen was probably one of the youngest She was just a small child when World War II was being fought she met her husband Bob after the war Iris did not have a happy home life she felt unloved by her parents and was living in poverty America really did seem like the land of opportunityStarting with the account of her awful sea voyage over the Atlantic to her first sighting of the Statue of Liberty and then finding herself living with parents in law who made it plain that they didn't approve of her Iris Jones Simantel recounts with honesty and often with


  8. Jo Barton Jo Barton says:

    ePUB The GI Bride PDF ê The GI PDF/EPUB ² Ý babyandbeyondshow.co.uk Ý bride free, The GI free, The GI Bride ePUBIris Jones makes an early marriage to US soldier Bob Irvine Although only sixteen she feels that she has met the man of her dreams and is prepared to leave behind her family in England and crosses the Atlantic to a new


  9. Woody Barlow Woody Barlow says:

    ePUB The GI Bride PDF ê The GI PDF/EPUB ² Ý babyandbeyondshow.co.uk Ý bride free, The GI free, The GI Bride ePUBThe GI Bride is a tightly written seuel memoir to Far from the East End Iris now a GI bride lands in the United States on a boat with her GI husband ready to begin a new life With money tight and relatives even tighter Iris does her best to carve out a life in America receiving criticism for her Cockney accent and British ways As George Bernard Shaw said Britain and America are two countries separated by a common language I have known Iris for ten years and can report she has found her way in the world regardless of being dealt some tough hands


  10. Adele Adele says:

    ePUB The GI Bride PDF ê The GI PDF/EPUB ² Ý babyandbeyondshow.co.uk Ý bride free, The GI free, The GI Bride ePUBThis is the follow up to Far from the East End and it continues with the honest and raw account of Iris' life in America Iris' humour throughout her often troubled life astounds me and I suppose this is what kept her going Iris still has stories to tell about her life and hopefully we won't have long to wait to read about them


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