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by Steel, Danielle. Narrated by Adam Verner. 2016. Historical Fiction. MP3. 9:28 hours. H Ste.
Title
The award
Author
Steel, Danielle
Narrator
Adam Verner
Media
MP3
Cassettes / Disks
1
Time
9:28 hours
Publication Date
2016
Genre
Historical Fiction
Subject
World War, 1939-1945--Underground movements--France--Fiction. World War, 1939-1945--Participation, Female--Fiction. France--History--German occupation, 1940-1945--Fiction.
Abstract
Gaelle de Barbet is sixteen years old in 1940 when the German army occupies France and frightening changes begin. She is shocked and powerless when French gendarmes take away her closest friend, Rebekah Feldmann, and her family, and send them to a detention camp for deportation to an unknown, ominous fate. The local German military commandant makes the Gaelle family estate outside Lyon into his headquarters. Her father and brother are killed by the Germans; her mother fades away into madness and ill health. Trusted friends and employees become traitors. And by accident, Gaelle begins a perilous journey with the French Resistance, hoping to save lives to make up for the beloved friend she could do nothing to help. Taking terrifying risks, Gaelle becomes a valuable member of the Resistance, fearlessly delivering Jewish children to safety underneath the eyes of the Gestapo and their French collaborators. Then she is suddenly approached by the German commandant with an astonishing and dangerous plan to save part of France's artistic heritage as the Germans withdraw. And once again, her life is on the line.
Call No.
H Ste
ISBN
97814536690699
Accession No.
2018314
Member Library Holdings
CPL c.5 04/18
NVD c.1 04/18
NW c.2 04/18
RPL c.3 04/18
WV c.4 04/18
Publisher
Grand Haven, Michigan : Brilliance Audio, 2016
Producer
Brilliance
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by Steel, Danielle. Narrated by Adam Verner. 2016. Historical Fiction. MP3. 9:28 hours. H Ste.
Title
The award
Author
Steel, Danielle
Narrator
Adam Verner
Media
MP3
Cassettes / Disks
1
Time
9:28 hours
Publication Date
2016
Genre
Historical Fiction
Subject
World War, 1939-1945--Underground movements--France--Fiction. World War, 1939-1945--Participation, Female--Fiction. France--History--German occupation, 1940-1945--Fiction.
Abstract
Gaelle de Barbet is sixteen years old in 1940 when the German army occupies France and frightening changes begin. She is shocked and powerless when French gendarmes take away her closest friend, Rebekah Feldmann, and her family, and send them to a detention camp for deportation to an unknown, ominous fate. The local German military commandant makes the Gaelle family estate outside Lyon into his headquarters. Her father and brother are killed by the Germans; her mother fades away into madness and ill health. Trusted friends and employees become traitors. And by accident, Gaelle begins a perilous journey with the French Resistance, hoping to save lives to make up for the beloved friend she could do nothing to help. Taking terrifying risks, Gaelle becomes a valuable member of the Resistance, fearlessly delivering Jewish children to safety underneath the eyes of the Gestapo and their French collaborators. Then she is suddenly approached by the German commandant with an astonishing and dangerous plan to save part of France's artistic heritage as the Germans withdraw. And once again, her life is on the line.
Call No.
H Ste
ISBN
9781536690699
Accession No.
2019356
Member Library Holdings
BPL c.4 07/19
NVC c.5 07/19
PM c.3 07/19
SPL c.2 07/19
VPL c.1 0719
Publisher
Grand Haven, Michigan : Brilliance Audio, 2016
Producer
Thomas Allen
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by Plaidy, Jean. Narrated by Trish Grainge. Historical Fiction. Audiobook. 13:45 hours. H Pla.
Title
The haunted sisters
Author
Plaidy, Jean
Narrator
Trish Grainge
Media
Audiobook
Cassettes / Disks
11
Time
13:45 hours
Genre
Historical Fiction
Abstract
The British empire was on the verge of revolution and at the centre of events are the Stuart sisters: Mary the Queen, and Anne the Queen-to-be, continually haunted by the memory of their father, James II, whom they have wronged.
Call No.
H Pla
ISBN
0-7091-2503-8
Accession No.
1992047
Member Library Holdings
NVD c.2 2/92
Publisher
London : Robert Hale, c1966.
Producer
LSB 1991
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