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Book Review: 'A Casualty Of War' Is A Wonderful Read But Too Long For Its Purpose - Irish Film Critic
From New York Times bestselling author Charles Todd comes a haunting tale that explores the impact of World War I on all who witnessed it—officers, soldiers, doctors, and battlefield nurses like Bess Crawford. I thoroughly enjoyed ‘A Casualty of War’ by Charles Todd. The prolific mother-son team have written eight other books in the Bess Crawford Mystery series that I have not had the opportunity to read. This ninth installment would make me willing to learn more about the compassionate main character and what other situations she has managed together herself in. The supporting characters are compelling if underdeveloped because this was book nine. I have to assume more detail was given in earlier installments and now the characters …