Matrons and MadamsBook - 2015
"Clara Durling is a British widow of the First World War who arrives in Canada as the new superintendent of the Lethbridge Hospital, justs as wounded soldiers are streaming home. Lily Parsons is a young widowed schoolteacher from Nova Scotia who ends up in the same city, managing a brothel called The Last Post. Set against the backdrop of love, union organizers, amorous bachelors, gamblers, drinkers, and prositutes, the lives of these two women unexpectedly interwine." -- Publisher.
Publisher: Toronto : Dundurn, ©2015.
Characteristics: 327 pages ;,22 cm