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The postmistress / Sarah Blake.

Blake, Sarah, 1960- (Author). Cassidy, Orlagh. (Added Author). OverDrive, Inc. (Added Author).

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781441725769 (sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
  • ISBN: 1441725768 (sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
  • Publisher: [Ashland, Or.] : Blackstone Audio, 2009.

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General Note: Downloadable audio file.
Title from: Title details screen.
Duration: 10:34:16.
Participant or Performer Note: Read by Orlagh Cassidy.
Summary, etc.: In London covering the Blitz with Edward R. Murrow, Frankie Bard meets a Cape Cod doctor in a shelter and promises that she'll deliver a letter for him when she finally returns to the United States. Filled with stunning parallels to today's world, "The Postmistress" is a sweeping novel about the loss of innocence of two extraordinary women--and of two countries torn apart by war.
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Media Console (WMA file size: 151925 KB; MP3 file size: 297743 KB).
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Postmasters > Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 > Massachusetts > Franklin > Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 > Radio broadcasting and the war > Fiction.
London (England) > History > Bombardment, 1940-1941 > Fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.

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