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The Resource The Woman From Saint Germain

The Woman From Saint Germain

Label
The Woman From Saint Germain
Title
The Woman From Saint Germain
Statement of responsibility
J.R. Lonie
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
SUITE FRANCAISE MEETS THE FUGITIVE AS TWO STRANGERS GO ON THE RUN TO OUTWIT THE NAZIS IN 1941 She is a celebrated writer stranded in Paris after her French lover is killed fighting the German invasion. He is an enigmatic foreigner with a dangerous secret, fleeing Nazi-controlled Austria. Only the war could bring them together. Armed with a precious first edition of Finnegans Wake and an even more precious stash of Chesterfield cigarettes to barter with, Eleanor Gorton Clarke joins the sea of refugees escaping the city for the Spanish frontier. But when a stranger kills two German soldiers to save her life, Eleanor is forced on the run with her mysterious rescuer, pursued by a vengeful detective from the Wehrmacht. Two strangers from vastly different worlds, the unlikely pair despise each other at first. But as the ruthless hunt for the two fugitives escalates and they are forced to become allies to survive, a powerful attraction erupts between them
Summary
Armed with a precious first edition of Finnegans Wake and an even more precious stash of Chesterfield cigarettes to barter with, Eleanor Gorton Clarke joins the sea of refugees escaping the city for the Spanish frontier. But when a stranger kills two German soldiers to save her life, Eleanor is forced on the run with her mysterious rescuer, pursued by a vengeful detective from the Wehrmacht.
Theme
Tone
Award
Librarians' Choice (Australia), 2019
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10757322
Cataloging source
SALS
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Lonie, J.R
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
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Contemporary Fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
The Woman From Saint Germain
Instantiates
Control code
BORROWBOX:SSI_585181
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781925750638
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
The Woman From Saint Germain
Control code
BORROWBOX:SSI_585181
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781925750638
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

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      669-673 Anzac Parade, Marouba, NSW, 2035, AU
      -33.938111 151.237977
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