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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Prince Rupert Library Chev (Text) 33294002060903 Adult Fiction - Second Floor Volume hold Checked out 2020-02-08

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780525558248
  • ISBN: 0525558241
  • Physical Description: print
    regular print
    321 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Viking, 2019.

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Summary, etc.: From the bestselling author of "Girl with a Pearl Earring" comes an immersive, moving story of a woman crafting her own life at the dawn of the Second World War. After the Great War took both her beloved brother and her fiancé, Violet Speedwell has become a "surplus woman." Violet finds support in a society of broderers - women who embroider kneelers for the Cathedral. But when forces threaten her new independence and another war appears on the horizon, Violet must fight to put down roots in a place where women aren't expected to grow.
Subject: Female friendship -- Fiction
Needleworkers -- Fiction
Women -- England -- Fiction
Great Britain -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction
Genre/Form: Historical fiction.

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