They Also Serve (Follies 2) and over 2 million other books are available for Amazon Kindle . Learn more

Buy New

or
Sign in to turn on 1-Click ordering.
Buy Used
Used - Very Good See details
Price: £1.96

or
 
   
More Buying Choices
Have one to sell? Sell yours here
Sorry, this item is not available in
Image not available for
Colour:
Image not available

 
Start reading They Also Serve (Follies 2) on your Kindle in under a minute.

Don't have a Kindle? Get your Kindle here, or download a FREE Kindle Reading App.

They Also Serve (Follies 2) [Paperback]

Hilary Green
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (11 customer reviews)
RRP: £8.99
Price: £7.19 & FREE Delivery in the UK on orders over £10. Details
You Save: £1.80 (20%)
o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o
Only 5 left in stock (more on the way).
Dispatched from and sold by Amazon. Gift-wrap available.
Want it Tuesday, 22 April? Choose Express delivery at checkout. Details

Formats

Amazon Price New from Used from
Kindle Edition £6.83  
Hardcover £17.54  
Paperback £7.19  
Audio, Cassette, Audiobook --  
Audio Download, Unabridged £12.25 or Free with Audible.co.uk 30-day free trial
Amazon.co.uk Trade-In Store
Did you know you can use your mobile to trade in your unwanted books for an Amazon.co.uk Gift Card to spend on the things you want? Visit the Books Trade-In Store for more details or check out the Trade-In Amazon Mobile App Guidelines on how to trade in using a smartphone. Learn more.

Book Description

29 Nov 2007 Follies 2

January, 1941. Dark days for Britain, standing alone against the menace of Nazi Germany, and for four friends fighting their own personal battles . . .

When Rose Taylor receives two proposals on New Year's Eve she has to face an agonising choice that threatens to separate her from all those she loves.

Meanwhile, Richard Stephens has to come to terms with his shattered dream - the only thing that sustained him through the chaos of Dunkirk and the long months on the run as an escaped prisoner of war.

For beautiful Felix, badly burned when his Spitfire was shot down in flames, there is the prospect of weeks of painful surgery, watched by his anguished lover. But as the months go by each of them finds the courage to face danger. For it lurks on every side . . .


Frequently Bought Together

They Also Serve (Follies 2) + Theatre of War (Follies 3) + The Final Act (Follies 4)
Price For All Three: £22.37

Buy the selected items together


Product details

  • Paperback: 352 pages
  • Publisher: Hodder Paperbacks (29 Nov 2007)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0340898992
  • ISBN-13: 978-0340898994
  • Product Dimensions: 12.9 x 19.7 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (11 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 118,409 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

More About the Authors

Discover books, learn about writers, and more.

Product Description

Review

'A bitter sweet romantic drama' (Good Book Guide title included in the yearly round-up)

'An unforgettable saga of love and loss in wartime' (Good Book Guide on NOW IS THE HOUR)

Compelling (Publishing News on WE'LL MEET AGAIN)

'Green's book is a delightful and heady mix of romantic ingredients - spies, high-kicking dancers, forbidden love and friendship in the face of death. Who could ask for anything more?' (Lancashire Evening Post on NOW IS THE HOUR, the first in the Follies series)

Book Description

The exciting, moving and evocative sequel to NOW IS THE HOUR, continuing the stories of four friends during World War Two.

Inside This Book (Learn More)
Browse Sample Pages
Front Cover | Copyright | Excerpt | Back Cover
Search inside this book:

What Other Items Do Customers Buy After Viewing This Item?


Customer Reviews

3 star
0
2 star
0
1 star
0
4.9 out of 5 stars
4.9 out of 5 stars
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
6 of 6 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Endearing and Moving 16 July 2008
By Emsy84
Format:Paperback
This is the second book of three in the follies series and although it isn't a cliff hanger in the true sense, it certainly leaves you wanting to know how it will all end!

This book starts where the first finished off - and lets us see how the decisions they have made will alter the courses of their lifes. For Rose it seems that her dream is now over an all she has to look forward to is plain (as plain as plain is in the middle of a war) everyday life. Richard closes himself off from the world after his shattering discovery on new years eve and leads himself back into danger. And for Felix and Merry it seems all is well - but is it?

This series seems to improve with every chapter and has managed to fully engross me! Would recommend to anyone with a heart!
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars wartime drama 11 April 2009
Format:Paperback|Verified Purchase
A thoroughly good read, a nice mix of the entertainment side of the forces and the resistance movement in France. The second in a series of four, and just as good as the first one. Seems good on accuracy as well.
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
5.0 out of 5 stars A forgotten face of World War 11 30 Sep 2013
Format:Paperback|Verified Purchase
having lived through this period, every word rings true, so I bought the rest of the books
Now my wife is passing them around friends
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
5.0 out of 5 stars Second World War reading 6 July 2013
Format:Paperback|Verified Purchase
Only just started reading Hilary Green books excellent reading just can't put this book down!!!
Now ordering more of her books.
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
5.0 out of 5 stars Very good read 3 May 2013
Format:Kindle Edition|Verified Purchase
Arrived very quickly in good condition, I am really pleased as it meant I could read the whole series in one go!
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
5.0 out of 5 stars Another fantastic book 23 April 2013
Format:Kindle Edition|Verified Purchase
I have already read 'Follies 1' and found it to be compelling reading. Likewise with this book, I didn't want to put it down. I am now reading 'Follies 3'. I look forward to reading the final one, but will also be sorry because the series will have ended.
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
Would you like to see more reviews about this item?
Were these reviews helpful?   Let us know
ARRAY(0xa6b2387c)

Customer Discussions

This product's forum
Discussion Replies Latest Post
No discussions yet

Ask questions, Share opinions, Gain insight
Start a new discussion
Topic:
First post:
Prompts for sign-in
 

Search Customer Discussions
Search all Amazon discussions
   


Look for similar items by category


Feedback