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The Resource The hour of separation, Katharine McMahon

The hour of separation, Katharine McMahon

Label
The hour of separation
Title
The hour of separation
Statement of responsibility
Katharine McMahon
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
March, 1939. Estelle is the headstrong daughter of Fleur, a Resistance legend who disappeared during the Great War. Only child Christa longs to break free from London suburbia, and fantasises about the Belgian heroine she believes saved her father. When Estelle comes looking for the truth about her mother, the two women become friends. Estelle invites Christa to De Eikenhoeve, her family's country estate, where Christa encounters Estelle's two brothers - brooding, tempestuous Robbe and dependable, golden-haired Pieter. During that long, hot summer, passions run high. When war breaks out Christa must return home, but not before she has done something she will regret for the rest of her life ..
Summary
March 1939 : Estelle is the headstrong daughter of Fleur, a Resistance legend who disappeared during the Great War, supposedly killed while helping Allied soldiers to escape. Christa, an only child, longs to break free from the constraints of London suburbia, and fantasizes about the ethereal Belgian heroine who saved her father. When Estelle comes looking for the truth about the mother she believes deserted her, an intense friendship grows between the two young women.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10661440
Cataloging source
QPPL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McMahon, Katharine
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Female friendship
  • Missing persons
  • Mothers and daughters
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Betrayal
Target audience
adult
Label
The hour of separation, Katharine McMahon
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000062956425
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
403 pages
Isbn
9780297866077
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)999443933
Label
The hour of separation, Katharine McMahon
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000062956425
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
403 pages
Isbn
9780297866077
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)999443933

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