Joseph F Ledwidge


Joseph Francis Ledwidge grew up in Bray County Wicklow Ireland. He presently lives in County Wicklow, Ireland with his wife. Joseph has always had an interest in writing, especially poetry. In 2004 he began writing his first fictional novel Sky Lark about an Irish nurse who enlisted in the Great War. Joseph has spent eight years researching and writing Sky Lark, his research brought him to the battlefields of France for long periods on many occasions. The sensitive and reflective poems in Sky Lark are written by Joseph. Although the characters are fictional many of the events encountered by the characters in the book follow certain events, timelines, and actual locations during the Great War.

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Sky Lark
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 127,270. Language: British English. Published: August 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » General
Summer 1914 Irish Nurse Emily Halpin marries Charles Eyre. He enlists with Emily’s brother Tom and friend William bound for France. Soon Tom is killed, followed by the disappearance of Charles. Frantic with worry and determined to find Charles, Emily and best friend Jane join the Nursing Corps. Her efforts to protect the men in her care irrespective of their nationality almost led to disaster...

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