War Nurse: The Diary of Kitty Langley is the seventeenth book in the girl version of the My Story series. It was written by Sue Reid. The book was first published in July 2005, and republished in March 2009.


Book description

"Wednesday 21 February, 1940
For a moment I stood there, swaying. I felt sick. I didn't feel as if I was in a hospital at all. The sight before me–it was what I imagined a field hospital at the Front to be like–except here we weren't being shot at. Then Nurse Jackson saw me. A ship had been blown up by a floating mine in the Channel, she told me quickly. What was I to do? I thought in a panic. I tried to concentrate on what Nurse Jackson was telling me...

"When war breaks out in 1939 Kitty signs up to be a Red Cross nurse in a military hospital. And it's not long before she's treating badly wounded causalities from the war now raging across Europe. Then the hospital takes a direct hit and Kitty finds herself a reluctant heroine..."



Main article: List of War Nurse characters


Main article: Sue Reid



See also

v - e - dMy Story

The Hunger | Voyage on the Great Titanic | The Crystal Palace | Blitz | My Tudor Queen | Twentieth-Century Girl
The Great Plague | The '45 Rising | Civil War | Trafalgar | The Trenches | Battle of Britain | Mill Girl | Transported
Armada | Crimea | Bloody Tower | Indian Mutiny | Zulu War | Mayflower | Agincourt | Suffragette | Waterloo | Slave Girl
Flying Ace | Anne Boleyn and Me | D-Day | Victorian Workhouse | Spy Smuggler | Desert Danger | War Nurse
U-Boat Hunter | The Queen's Spies


Princess of Egypt | Pompeii | Road to War | Roman Invasion | Viking Blood | Highway Girl | Sophie's Secret War
The Storm to Come | The Sweep's Boy | The Fall of the Blade | Pyramid of Secrets | Factory Girl | No Way Back
Wartime Princess | Berlin Olympics | Lady Jane Grey | Nowhere to Run | Codename Céline | Noor Inayat Khan

My Royal Story

Victoria | Anastasia | Cleopatra | Marie Antoinette | Elizabeth | Mary, Queen of Scots | Henry VIII's Wives

My True Story

What If They Find Us? | Hero at Dunkirk | Standing Alone | Give Us the Vote! | Dodger!

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