The Midwife: A Memoir of Birth, Joy, and Hard Times

The Midwife: A Memoir of Birth, Joy, and Hard Times

Jennifer Worth


An unforgettable real tale, The Midwife is the foundation for the hit PBS drama Call the Midwife

At the age of 22, Jennifer worthy leaves her cozy domestic to maneuver right into a convent and develop into a midwife in put up battle London's East finish slums. the colourful characters she meets whereas offering infants in every single place London-from the plucky, warm-hearted nuns with whom she lives to the lady with twenty-four kids who cannot communicate English to the prostitutes and dockers of the city's seedier side-illuminate a desirable time in background. superbly written and totally relocating, The Midwife will contact the hearts of a person who's, and everybody who has, a mom.

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