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  • 4 of 24 copies available at BC Interlibrary Connect. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Prince Rupert Library.

Current holds

8 current holds with 24 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Prince Rupert Library Scot (Text) 33294002105310 Adult Fiction - Second Floor Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780525539766
  • Physical Description: print
    regular print
    xii, 468 pages : maps ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, [2021]

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: "Elisabetta, Marco, and Sandro grow up as the best of friends despite their differences. Elisabetta is a feisty beauty who dreams of becoming a novelist; Marco the brash and athletic son in a family of professional cyclists; and Sandro a Jewish mathematics prodigy, kind-hearted and thoughtful, the son of a lawyer and a doctor. Their friendship blossoms to love, with both Sandro and Marco hoping to win Elisabetta's heart. But in the autumn of 1937, all of that begins to change as Mussolini asserts his power, aligning Italy's Fascists with Hitler's Nazis and altering the very laws that govern Rome. In time, everything that the three hold dear--their families, their homes, and their connection to one another--is tested in ways they never could have imagined. As anti-Semitism takes legal root and World War II erupts, the threesome realizes that Mussolini was only the beginning. The Nazis invade Rome, and with their occupation come new atrocities against the city's Jews, culminating in a final, horrific betrayal. Against this backdrop, the intertwined fates of Elisabetta, Marco, Sandro, and their families will be decided, in a heartbreaking story of both the best and the worst that the world has to offer. Unfolding over decades, Eternal is a tale of loyalty and loss, family and food, love and war--all set in one of the world's most beautiful cities at its darkest moment. This moving novel will be forever etched in the hearts and minds of readers."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Triangles (Interpersonal relations) -- Fiction
Jews -- Italy -- Fiction
Rome (Italy) -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction
Italy -- History -- 1922-1945 -- Fiction
Genre/Form: Historical fiction.

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