Yes Sister, No Sister

‘What is your name?’ she asks, staring at me.
‘Jennifer Ross.’
‘Jennifer Ross, Sister. Well, Nurse Ross, you are dressed in the uniform of a nurse from the Leeds General Infirmary. Such a uniform is not worn with a cardigan. Take it off at once.’
‘Yes Sister.’ I can feel my face turn red.

A trainee nurse in the 1950s had a lot to bear. In Jennifer Craig’s enchanting memoir, we meet these…

By Jennifer Craig

Yes Sister No Sister

ISBN 10 : 9780091937959
ISBN 13 : 0091937957

"This nostalgic gem follows Jennifer Craig's journey as a trainee nurse at Leeds General Infirmary in the 1950s. We see the camerarderie of the girls as they get to grips with stri..

Yes Sister No Sister

ISBN 10 : 1859835309
ISBN 13 : 9781859835302

Based on the author's own experiences, this is the fascinating story of one young nurse who enters training in 1952 and eventually progresses to become ward sister...

No Disrespect

ISBN 10 : 9780679767084
ISBN 13 : 0679767088

An honest look at growing up as an African-American female in the inner city offers an account of the tense relationship that exists between African-American women and men, the Bla..

Eighth Sister No More

ISBN 10 : 1433112205
ISBN 13 : 9781433112201

When founded in 1911, Connecticut College for Women was a pioneering women’s college that sought to prepare the progressive era’s «new woman» to be self-sufficient. Despite a..

Of Sluices And Sisters

ISBN 10 : 0956293808
ISBN 13 : 9780956293800

Of Sluices and Sisters: Anecdotes of Student Nurses at a London Teaching Hospital Follows the trials and tribulations of a set of student nurses training at an elitist Teaching Hos..

The Midwife S Sister

ISBN 10 : 9781447282631
ISBN 13 : 1447282639

'Our childhood came to an end when our parents parted and from then on Jennifer was placed in the impossible position of having to be a parent to me, her sister. I shall always be ..

The Silent Sister

ISBN 10 : 9781250010728
ISBN 13 : 1250010721

In The Silent Sister, Riley MacPherson has spent her entire life believing that her older sister Lisa committed suicide as a teenager. Now, over twenty years later, her father has ..

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