War Nurse



Book information
Author Sue Reid
Series My Story
Publishers Scholastic UK
Publication date July 15, 2005[1] (1st)
March 2, 2009[2] (2nd)
Pages 208
ISBN 9780439959025
Book in series 17
Preceded by Victorian Workhouse
Followed by The Queen's Spies

War Nurse: The Diary of Kitty Langley is the seventeenth book in the My Story series. It was written by Sue Reid. The book was first published in July 2005, and republished in March 2009.


Book descriptionEdit

"Wednesday 21 February, 1940
For a moment I stood there, swaying. I felt sick. I didn't feel as if I was in a hospital at all. The sight before me–it was what I imagined a field hospital at the Front to be like–except here we weren't being shot at. Then Nurse Jackson saw me. A ship had been blown up by a floating mine in the Channel, she told me quickly. What was I to do? I thought in a panic. I tried to concentrate on what Nurse Jackson was telling me...

"When war breaks out in 1939 Kitty signs up to be a Red Cross nurse in a military hospital. And it's not long before she's treating badly wounded causalities from the war now raging across Europe. Then the hospital takes a direct hit and Kitty finds herself a reluctant heroine..."



Main article: List of War Nurse characters


Main article: Sue Reid



See alsoEdit

v - e - dMy Story (UK)

The Hunger | Voyage on the Great Titanic | The Crystal Palace | Blitz | My Tudor Queen | Twentieth-Century Girl
The Great Plague | The '45 Rising | Mill Girl | Transported | Bloody Tower | Mayflower | Suffragette | Slave Girl
Anne Boleyn and Me | Victorian Workhouse | War Nurse | The Queen's Spies | Princess of Egypt | Pompeii
Road to War | Highway Girl | Sophie's Secret War | The Fall of the Blade | Factory Girl | No Way Back
Wartime Princess | Berlin Olympics | Lady Jane Grey | Nowhere to Run | Codename Céline


Civil War | Trafalgar | The Trenches | Battle of Britain | Armada | Crimea | Indian Mutiny | Zulu War | Agincourt | Waterloo
Flying Ace | D-Day | Spy Smuggler | Desert Danger | U-Boat Hunter | Roman Invasion | Viking Blood | The Sweep's Boy
The Storm to Come | Pyramid of Secrets

My Royal Story

Egyptian Princess | Bloody Tower | Victoria | Anastasia | Anne Boleyn and Me | Cleopatra | Marie Antoinette | Elizabeth
Mary, Queen of Scots | Catherine of Aragon | Henry VIII's Wives

My True Story

What If They Find Us? | Hero at Dunkirk | Standing Alone | Give Us the Vote! | Dodger!

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