Shirley Phillips


Shirley Phillips met and travelled widely with her husband who was then an army officer. She worked as a voluntary nurse in a number of overseas countries and was involved in some of the violent results of insurgency. She carried out voluntary nursing in Ghana, Aden, Kenya and she occasionally lectured in the RIPAS Hospital in Brunei. With her husband, for five months in 1984, she helped him when he was with UNESCO on a project in Paris and Nigeria to aid disabled children.

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That Good Night: More Memoirs of a Nurse Teacher
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,040. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In That Goodnight: More Memoirs of a Nurse Teacher, Shirley Phillips, nurse, ward sister, teacher and carer almost into her 70th year, recounts episodes from her career.
The Wanton Angel
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 130,250. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Drama and tragedy are abundant for the Brown family at Top Farm of Sugar Loaf Mountain.
Charlotte Aurora
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 144,710. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
For a moving and intriguing tale of how a young woman from a small town falls in love with a strong mountaintop farmer, Shirley Phillips presents Charlotte Aurora.
Times To Weep, Times To Laugh
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 129,390. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
From extremely poor beginnings Shirley Phillips worked her way up to the highest levels of the nursing profession.

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