Hardback The late child and other animals / by Marguerite Van Cook ; artist, James Romberger.
Publication year: 2014
Publisher: Seattle : Fantagraphics Books,
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9781606997895 (hbk.) :
Hetty survives the bombing of Portsmouth by the Nazis in World War Two, only to learn that her soldier husband has died in action. They were in the process of adopting a daughter, now Hetty must look after her daughter alone. A decade later she gives birth to an unexpected child, Margeurite, and must face a tribunal to prove she is fit to be a mother.
180 pages : chiefly illustrations (colour) ; 26 cm