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Blake, Sarah, 1960-

The postmistress / Sarah Blake. - New York : Amy Einhorn Books, c2010. - 326 pages ; 24 cm.

In London covering the Blitz with Edward R. Murrow, Frankie Bard meets a Cape Cod doctor in a shelter and promises that she'll deliver a letter for him when she finally returns to the United States. Filled with stunning parallels to today's world, "The Postmistress" is a sweeping novel about the loss of innocence of two extraordinary women--and of two countries torn apart by war.

9780399156199 (alk. paper) 0399156194 (alk. paper) 9780670918683 (Viking pbk.)

2009024532


Postmasters--Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945--Massachusetts--Franklin--Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945--Radio broadcasting and the war--Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945--Franklin--Massachusetts--Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945--Massachusetts--Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945--Radio broadcasting--Fiction.


London (England)--History--Bombardment, 1940-1941--Fiction.
London (England)--Bombardment, 1940-1941--Fiction.


Historical fiction.
General fiction.

PS3552.L3493 / P67 2010

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