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The summer before the war : a novel / Helen Simonson.

Simonson, Helen, (author.).

Available copies

  • 13 of 15 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 15 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Eckhart PL - Main F SIMONSON helen Summer (Text) 840191002241884 Large Print - Main Floor Available -
Garrett PL - Garrett LG SIM (Text) 30010170770179 Large Print Available -
Huntingburg PL - Huntingburg LP SIM (Text) 39970001372688 LP Available -
Jackson Co PL - Discovery Bus LRG TYPE FIC SIMONSON (Text) 37500004351041 Large Type Checked out 07/12/2017
Lebanon PL - Lebanon LP F SIM (Text) 34330513020173 Adult - Large Print Available -
Lincoln Heritage PL - Dale Main Library LP SIM (Text) 70743000157984 Large Print Available -
North Madison Co PL - Ralph E. Hazelbaker Library (Summitville) LP FIC SIM (Text) 30419300520976 Adult Fiction Available -
Peabody PL - Columbia City LARGE PRINT FICTION SIMONSON (Text) 30403002163772 Adult - Fiction Large Print Available -
Perry Co PL - Bookmobile BLP SIM (Text) 70621000559411 BKM-Large Print Checked out 07/27/2017
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield L.P. FIC Simonson (Text) 31208912035328 large print Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780451482112
  • ISBN: 0451482115
  • Physical Description: 689 pages (large print) ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First large print edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Random House Large Print, [2016]

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: It's the summer of 1914 and life in the sleepy village of Rye, England is about to take an interesting turn. Agatha Kent is expecting an unusual candidate to be the school's Latin teacher: Beatrice Nash, a young woman of good breeding in search of a position after the death of her father. Agatha's nephews, meanwhile, have come to spend the summer months, as always, both with dreams of their own. When Hugh is sent to pick up Beatrice from the train station - life, of course, changes. Here, these characters and others we come to love and root for become characters we hope and pray for when the shadow of the Great War looms ever closer to home.
Subject: Authors > Fiction.
Women teachers > Fiction.
Interpersonal relations > Fiction.
Man-woman relationships > Fiction.
World War, 1914-1918 > England > Fiction.
Country life > England > Fiction.
Genre: Large type books.
Historical fiction.

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