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The Resource The Alice Network

The Alice Network

Label
The Alice Network
Title
The Alice Network
Statement of responsibility
Kate Quinn
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
1947. In the chaotic aftermath of World War II, American college girl Charlie St. Clair is pregnant, unmarried, and on the verge of being thrown out of her very proper family. She's also nursing a desperate hope that her beloved cousin Rose, who disappeared in Nazi-occupied France during the war, might still be alive. So when Charlie's parents banish her to Europe to have her "little problem" taken care of, Charlie breaks free and heads to London, determined to find out what happened to the cousin she loves like a sister.1915. A year into the Great War, Eve Gardiner burns to join the fight against the Germans and unexpectedly gets her chance when she's recruited to work as a spy. Sent into enemy-occupied France, she's trained by the mesmerizing Lili, the "Queen of Spies", who manages a vast network of secret agents right under the enemy's nose.Thirty years later, haunted by the betrayal that ultimately tore apart the Alice Network, Eve spends her days drunk and secluded in her crumbling London house. Until a young American barges in uttering a name Eve hasn't heard in decades, and launches them both on a mission to find the truth ...no matter where it leads
Summary
In 1947, pregnant Charlie St. Clair, an American college girl banished from her family, arrives in London to find out what happened to her beloved cousin Rose, who disappeared in Nazi-occupied France during the war, and meets a former spy who, torn apart by betrayal, agrees to help her on her mission.
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10560334
Cataloging source
DLC
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Quinn, Kate
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
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820
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
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  • War Fiction
  • Historical Fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
The Alice Network
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Control code
BORROWBOX:HUS_413463
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780062654205
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
The Alice Network
Control code
BORROWBOX:HUS_413463
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780062654205
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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