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The Resource The Foundling Boy

The Foundling Boy

Label
The Foundling Boy
Title
The Foundling Boy
Statement of responsibility
by Michel Deon
Creator
Contributor
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
It is 1919. On a summer's night in Normandy, a new-born baby is left in a basket outside the home of Albert and Jeanne Arnaud. The childless couple take the foundling in, name him Jean, and decide to raise him as their own, though his parentage remains a mystery. Though Jean's life is never dull, he grows up knowing little of what lies beyond his local area. Until the day he sets off on his bicycle to discover the world, and encounters a Europe on the threshold of interesting times..
Member of
Summary
Foundling Jean is raised by a childless couple in France, a nation haunted by the end of the First World War, and at age seventeen he embarks on a journey of self-discovery that takes him across a Europe on the verge of change
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
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10316801
Cataloging source
BT
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  • Déon, Michel
  • Evans, Julian
Dewey number
813
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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1955-
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Evans, Julian
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True
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  • Fiction
  • Literature
  • Historical Fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
The Foundling Boy
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:95f781ca-548c-4750-8f39-ca4b2ecc91a1
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781908313591
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
The Foundling Boy
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:95f781ca-548c-4750-8f39-ca4b2ecc91a1
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781908313591
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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