Most widely held works by Evelyn Prentis
A nurse in time by Evelyn Prentis ( Book )
15 editions published between 1977 and 1991 in English and held by 236 libraries worldwide
"Going to be a nurse" in 1934 was adventure full of hidden snags ; restrictions placed by senior staff members, lowly income byt there was always some compensation for all the hard work.
A turn for the nurse by Evelyn Prentis ( Book )
7 editions published between 1982 and 1996 in English and held by 178 libraries worldwide
After a short spell in hospital, Nurse Prentis is soon back on the job: looking after elderly ladies of reduced circumstances, with a care and concern that goes beyond the call of duty. There are many trials for a nurse, not least the endless intake of tea and soggy biscuits!
A nurse near by by Evelyn Prentis ( Book )
8 editions published between 1981 and 1993 in English and held by 177 libraries worldwide
After thirty years of nursing, Evelyn Prentis took off her uniform for the last time and rode off home and into a new career. As the Matron of a collection of flatlets for elderly women she had been looking forward to a new, more elegant image for herself. But between the constant ringing bells, the dripping taps, broken nights, lost budgerigars and unclad pianists, Matron Prentis was soon to learn just how hectic, chaotic and full of adventures life as a nurse near by could be.
A nurse in parts by Evelyn Prentis ( Book )
9 editions published between 1980 and 1993 in English and held by 177 libraries worldwide
After the end of the war and when the problem arose of how to pay the bills, Evelyn Prentis solved it by going back to being a nurse, but only in parts. Two parts were still wife and mother, the remaining part pedalled off to a local hospital and got fallen arches with tearing round a ward as well as tearing around a home.
A nurse in action by Evelyn Prentis ( Book )
8 editions published between 1978 and 1991 in English and held by 132 libraries worldwide
The second book in a series about nurse training in the thirties and forties. The trainee nurse has, at last, passed her finals and is launched into the hubbub of wartime London.
A nurse nearby by Evelyn Prentis ( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 1 library worldwide