[Pdf/E–book] Taking a Chance

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  • Taking a Chance
  • Deborah Burrows
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  • 15 October 2020
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free download Þ eBook or Kindle ePUB ì Deborah Burrows Taking a Chance review É 103 Help him find the truth During their investigation they uncover a seedy and unsavoury side to wartime Perth British Australian and American servicemen are in the city looking to have a good time and many of the local girls are seeking excitement and romance What they find is less wholesome Some of these young girls fall into prostitution and become Lost GirlsNell hopes to. For some reason I had expected that the characters from A Stranger in My Street Deborah Burrows debut novel would reappear in Taking a Chance instead the author introduces two new protagonists at the center of another mystery in wartime Perth AustraliaIn Taking a Chance twenty four year old journalist Eleanor Nell Fitzgerald reluctantly becomes involved with a convalescing American war time correspondent s crusade to prove a woman tried and convicted for her lover s murder innocent Captain Johnny Horvath is charming handsome and persuasive and Nell with ambitions of using her degree in English Literature for than penning an admittedly popular fashion advice column agrees to assist him with his investigationProving Lena Mitrovic innocent forms the bulk of the mystery plot as Nell and Johnny investigate the victims life looking for evidence that could exonerate the woman As they follow a trail of heartbreak jealousy and greed in the artist s commune where Lena and her lover lived they encounter small town bullies a woman crazed by grief and uncover a story of four missing young girlsFor me the most fascinating part of the story is Burrows expose of the less desirable result of US servicemen flooding into Perth Young naive women thrilled by the attentions of the exotic cashed up visitors and swept away by the idea of wartime romance were vulnerable to exploitation The lucky ones found themselves married to someone they barely knew the unlucky found themselves left behind humiliated with their reputation in tatters the very unlucky became Lost Girls tricked or forced into prostitution The plight of these young girls becomes part of Johnny and Nell s investigation when clues point to two of the missing girls from Lena s community being involved in the murder and becomes of personal interest to Nell when she and Johnny rescue fourteen year old orphan Eve from a couple of drunk and belligerent sailorsI really liked the way in which Burrows developed the relationship between Nell and Johnny she allows it to evolve uite naturally despite the intensity of their situation and Johnny s imminent return to active service Nell is determined to ignore her growing attraction to Johnny who has a reputation as a bit of a cad She expects to marry her long time boyfriend a lawyer when he returns from his wartime secondment but finds it increasingly difficult to resist Johnny s charm Nell is worried that taking a chance on Johnny s affections being true will leave her another heartbroken and humiliated statisticJust as in A Stranger in My Street I really enjoyed the blend of mystery and romance in Taking A Chance I loved revisiting wartime Perth my hometown and was once again impressed by the author s ability to seamlessly integrate the historical detail of time and place With all of that combined with strong characterisation and a well crafted plot I can only recommend you take a chance on this entertaining and engaging novel A History of Irish Economic Thought romance What they find is less wholesome Some of these young girls fall into prostitution and become Lost GirlsNell hopes to. 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free download Þ eBook or Kindle ePUB ì Deborah Burrows Taking a Chance review É 103 This historical romancecrime is set in Perth during the Second World War Nell is an Australian journo and uite the fashionable lady and Johnny is a captain with the American Press Corps who has a bit of a shady romantic pastJohnny's ex lover Lena Mitrovic has been convicted of the murder of caddish artist Rick Henzell Convinced of Lena's innocence Johnny ropes Nell in to. 45 starsTaking a chance is Deborah Burrows second novel set in Perth Australia during wartime featuring an intriguing crime element It s the 1940 s and Nell Fitzgerald is an aspiring journalist currently working on a fashion column for The Marvel Nell s uite content with life writing her column and awaiting the return of her boyfriend Rob until she meets war correspondent and her idol John Johnny Horvath at a local murder trial where they are both reporting on the outcome of the defendant Lena Mitrovic There s an instant connection and attraction between Jonny and Nell even though Nell doesn t want to admit it at first The two inuisitive minds agree to work together to uncover the truth behind the murder of Lena s wife and to delve into the Perth underworld to discover the Lost Girls During their investigations Nell and Johnny discover brutes runaway young girls and a prostitution ring Nell and her Aunt adopts the uncontrollable child Evie whose an orphan and at risk of detention Some dangerous situations draw Johnny and Nell closer together as emotions run high and there s pressure to not only solve the case but potentially save some young women s lives Nell s increasing attraction to Johnny and their obvious connection on an emotional level and an intellectual level causes her much confusion Her head tells her to marry the sensible financially secure Rob but her hearts telling her to follow the passion and uncertain future that Johnny could offer He s a bit of a flirt and she has her reservations about whether she can really trust him Nell and Johnny are great characters With Nell who hides her shyness behind her sophisticated attire she fears failing the big feature story and she s seriously reconsidering what she wants in a relationship does she want to be sensible or does she want passion Nell is strong and ambitious but also feminine and nurturing Then there s Johnny who is uite vague about his past but he is completely open about his feelings for Nell at the outset and he proves time and time again that he is reliable and trustworthy and will treat Nell as his eual Once I got past the first chapter of adjusting to the first person viewpoint I was hooked If you enjoy old school mysteries and examining a time period where so much societal and political change around women s rights and roles was taking place then take a chance on this book pun intended I really enjoy Burrows writing style and how she brings her characters to life After reading her first novel A Stranger in My Street and now 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free download Þ eBook or Kindle ePUB ì Deborah Burrows Taking a Chance review É 103 Improve conditions for these Lost Girls and for the women in Fremantle Gaol Johnny hopes to find the true killer of Rick Henzell The chemistry between the two main characters is immediate They are both attractive witty sassy and willing to throw themselves into the fray But Nell is engaged to an Australian lawyer and suspicious of Johnny's reputation As well she might be. A wonderful historical look at wartime Perth and the influx of American servicemen A very enjoyable storyline with a bit of intrigue murder mystery and of course loveI particularly enjoyed the developing relationship between Johnny and Nell and especially Nell s constant bantering with herself over how it would never work What can I say about Aunty May such a wise perceptive and caring woman Everyone needs an Aunty May