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The Resource The silent hours, Cesca Major

The silent hours, Cesca Major

Label
The silent hours
Title
The silent hours
Statement of responsibility
Cesca Major
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"1952 A woman waits. She does not speak. Her past haunts and she cannot contemplate her future. She is watched over by nuns at a convent in south west France. Mute ever since she turned up at their door in the weeks following the defeat of Germany, her name is Adeline and she has a secret. 1940 Sebastian, a young Jewish businessman living in Limoges, has fallen in love with a local girl. But as the mood in the country darkens it seems their future is threatened. Ten-year-old Tristin and his family leave Paris for the safety of the French countryside. They settle in a quiet village in the unoccupied zone where life appears unaffected by war. Adeline and her family run the small shop on the high street. As the war progresses their stories become entwined. And when a horrifying event rocks their peaceful village nothing will ever be the same ..."
Cataloging source
NLE
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Major, Cesca
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
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  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • Secrecy
  • Interpersonal relations
  • France
Target audience
general
Label
The silent hours, Cesca Major
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
000054870079
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
310 pages
Isbn
9781782395683
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2014481796
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)911161945
Label
The silent hours, Cesca Major
Publication
Copyright
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
000054870079
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
310 pages
Isbn
9781782395683
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2014481796
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)911161945

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