top of page

The Dark Before the Dawn

The Dark Before the Dawn
average rating is null out of 5, based on 0 votes, Readers


Annette Creswell


Fiction, Romance, Historical

Annette Creswell


Book Description

Just before the start of World War II, Peggy Davis, a London midwife, has a chance encounter with a stranger that changes her life forever. When Peggy meets Charles, a wealthy lord as she boards a bus in front of Harrods department store, fate casts them together. When Charles’ wife, Diana, and first child die in childbirth, Peggy and Charles are thrust into a relationship of happiness, sorrow and unexpected tragedy. They ultimately marry, have a son and adopt an east end refugee boy from London. What transpires is a web of family dramas a la Downton Abbey with lesbian relationships, Nazi sympathizers and family secrets revealed as Peggy attempts to navigate through her new life from midwife to lady of the manor.

Leave Your Review

*Make sure to choose the book title in the top dropdown, otherwise the system will reject your review.

***We keep the right to refuse to publish your review if it contains abusive, vulgar, offensive, racist, threatening or harassing content, personal attacks of any kind, or offensive terms that target specific individuals or groups.

Get Now

Editorial Review

Readers Reviews

No Reviews Yet

Be the first and share your review of the book by filling in the form.

bottom of page