The Resource The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, Mary Ann Shaffer & Annie Barrows

The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, Mary Ann Shaffer & Annie Barrows

Label
The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society
Title
The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society
Statement of responsibility
Mary Ann Shaffer & Annie Barrows
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1946, as London emerges from the shadow of World War II, author Juliet Ashton is having a terrible time finding inspiration for her next book. Then she receives a letter from Guernsey Island, and learns of a unique book club formed on the spur of the moment as an alibi to protect its members from arrest by the occupying Germans during the war. Captivated, she sets sail for Guernsey, and what she finds there will change her life forever
Title
The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society
Creator
Contributor
Summary
In 1946, writer Juliet Ashton finds inspiration for her next book in her correspondence with a native of Guernsey, who tells her about the Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, a book club born as an alibi during German occupation
Subject
Genre
Story line
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Indies' Choice Book Awards, Best Indie Buzz Book, 2009.
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265519
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3619.H3365
LC item number
G84 2008b
Literary form
fiction
Target audience
adult
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Mary Ann Shaffer & Annie Barrows
Label
The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, Mary Ann Shaffer & Annie Barrows
Publication
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
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Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
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Control code
10108273
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Center Point large print ed.
Extent
327 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781602852693
Isbn Type
(library binding : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008015477
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
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10108273
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn220101721
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