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The nightingale



Year/Format: 2015, eAudiobook , 1 sound file :
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Summary/Review: "From the #1 New York Times bestselling author comes Kristin Hannah's next novel. It is an epic love story and family drama set at the dawn of World W more...
Summary/Review: "From the #1 New York Times bestselling author comes Kristin Hannah's next novel. It is an epic love story and family drama set at the dawn of World War II. She is the author of twenty-one novels. Her previous novels include Home Front, Night Road, Firefly Lane, Fly Away, and Winter Garden"--
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Publication information: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2015.
ISBN: 9781427252388 (electronic audio bk.)
Language: English
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Record ID: 3213968
Format: eAudiobook
Physical description: 1 sound file : digital
Date acquired: January 23, 2015
More creator details: Kristin Hannah.
General note: Electronic audio file.
Performers: Read by Polly Stone.
Summary/Review: "Viann and Isabelle have always been close despite their differences. Younger, bolder sister Isabelle lives in Paris while Viann lives a quiet and content life in the French countryside with her husband Antoine and their daughter. When World War II strikes and Antoine is sent off to fight, Viann and Isabelle's father sends Isabelle to help her older sister cope. As the war progresses, it's not only the sisters' relationship that is tested, but also their strength and their individual senses of right and wrong. With life as they know it changing in unbelievably horrific ways, Viann and Isabelle will find themselves facing frightening situations and responding in ways they never thought possible as bravery and resistance take different forms in each of their actions. Vivid and exquiste in its illumination of a time and place that was filled with great monstrosities, but also great humanity and strength, Kristin Hannah's novel will provoke thought and discussion that will have readers talking long after they turn the last page"--
Contributor: OverDrive, Inc., distributor.
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