Bittersweet MP3 CD Audio Book Author:Colleen McCullough An epic historical, romantic novel set in Australia in the early 1900's. — Colleen McCullough weaves the tale of the Latimer sisters, two sets of twins who enroll in the new training program for nurses at the local hospital in New South Wales. Edda and Tufts are excited for the medical training, but Kitty and Grace only want to escape from their ... more »mother's manipulations. As the women mature their lives are changed by love, ambition and the great depression of the 1920's.« less
Colleen McCullough is more famous for her book The Thornbirds, but she works her magic in Bittersweet as well. Bittersweet is about the coming of age of four sisters, all twins as they train for a new position, educated nurses in Austrailia. A great story of life and love in New South Wales in the early 1900's.