Nurse, Come You Here!: More True Stories of a Country Nurse on a Scottish Isle

Nurse, Come You Here!: More True Stories of a Country Nurse on a Scottish Isle

by Mary J. MacLeod

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781628728996
Publisher: Arcade
Publication date: 04/24/2018
Pages: 320
Sales rank: 234,225
Product dimensions: 5.40(w) x 8.20(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author

Mary J. MacLeod qualified as a nurse in England and has lived in Aden (now Yemen), the United States, Sweden, and Saudi Arabia, as well as her husband George's native Scotland. She lives now in Ascot in Berkshire, England.

Table of Contents

Prologue ix

1 Down in a Ditch 1

2 Grey Shadows 9

3 Clannan Beg 18

4 A Cow in the Kitchen 28

5 A Quiet Bay? 34

6 Josh 45

7 Tears and Twisters 51

8 A Light in the Night 59

9 The Calm and the Storm 67

10 A Damp Delivery 73

11 Guilty or Not Guilty 79

12 Riding Sunshine 85

13 Father Peter's Quest 92

14 Bowler Hats 99

15 The Tangled Web 108

16 Eggs, Eggs, and More Eggs 120

17 A Four-Legged Sailor 127

18 The Lure of Papavray 131

19 Island Animals 144

20 Parents and Problems 152

21 Sunshine's Adventure 160

22 The Echo in the Hills 164

23 The School Outing 178

24 Miss Amelia Arabella Anstey-Smythe 190

25 The Man Who Washed 198

26 Johnny's Village 203

27 Elizabeth, Ina, and a Lot of Snow 210

28 Little Boy Lost 223

29 From the Deep to the Sky 228

30 007 in a Morris Minor 235

31 Home! 244

32 California Sunshine! 254

33 Nevada 263

34 Storms and Speed 269

35 A Grasshopper and a Black Widow 276

36 Back to California 284

37 The End of an Era 293

Epilogue 298

Glossary 301

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Nurse, Come You Here!: More True Stories of a Country Nurse on a Scottish Isle 4.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous 18 days ago
Thus book is like a visit to beautiful Hebrides, which now I wish to see for myself . Heartwarming and sometimes tragic stories about thr strong people who live there. This book left me eanting more
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I feel like I have been to Papravay and met all the wonderful and interesting people. I would highly recommend this book to anyone who likes to travel or is in the helping professions. Thanks to Mary McLeod for writing about her life.