An Island at War

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  • An Island at War

  • Author : Deborah Carr
  • Publisher : HarperCollins UK
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  • Genre : Fiction
  • Number of Pages : 400
  • Publish Date : 2021-06-25
  • Ratings: 4.5
    By 2 Readers

A moving historical novel inspired by the German occupation of the Channel Islands during WW2. This is a story of courage, resilience and everyday acts of defiance from ordinary people forced to live in an extraordinary time. The USA Today bestseller!

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From the internationally bestselling author of The Secret Orphan comes her brand new unputdownable historical fiction novel! ...

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While shipwrecked on the island of Pala, Will Farnaby, a disenchanted journalist, discovers a utopian society that has flourished for the past 120 years. Although he at first disregards the possibility of an ideal society, as ...

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To the warm, tight-knit community of Rhanna, the little island in the peaceful Hebrides seemed remote from the horrors of war. For Shona McKenzie, coming home on leave would give her the chance to recover from the nightmare o ...

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