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The summer before the war / Helen Simonson.

Simonson, Helen, (author.). Hardingham, Fiona, (narrator.).

Available copies

  • 18 of 18 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 18 total copies.

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Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville CD-BOOK F SIMONSON H. (Text) 34706001509688 CD Books Available -
Bloomfield Eastern Greene Co PL - Bloomfield Main CDBOOK FIC SIM (Text) 36803000975099 CD BOOK Available -
Butler PL - Butler AUD CD SIM (Text) 73174005027721 Audiobooks on CD: Fiction Available -
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville BCD F Sim (Text) 32604030006926 DCTPLD AD Audio Book Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library BOCD FIC SIM (Text) 33187004019929 BOCD (Adult) Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood BKCD SIM (Text) 36626103720173 AV Books on CD Available -
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library BOCD FIC SIMONSON (Text) 37500004339590 Audiobooks Available -
LaGrange Co PL - LaGrange Main Library CD F SIM (Text) 30477100908395 Main Floor: Audiobook Available -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon CD F SIM (Text) 34330513023441 Adult - Fiction Audiobooks Available -
Melton PL - Melton A CD FIC SIM (Text) 79591000086709 Adult - Book on CD Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781101888599
  • ISBN: 1101888598
  • Physical Description: 13 audio discs (approximately 16 hrs.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [Westminster, MD] : Books on Tape ; [2016]

Content descriptions

General Note: Title from disc label.
Compact disc.
Participant or Performer Note: Read by Fiona Hardingham.
Summary, etc.: Bestselling author Helen Simonson returns with a splendid historical novel full of the same wit, romance, and insight into the manners and morals of small-town British life as her beloved "Major Pettigrew's Last Stand." 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: Audiobooks.
Historical fiction.

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