The Resource A time for silence, Philippa Carr, (electronic resource)

A time for silence, Philippa Carr, (electronic resource)

Label
A time for silence
Title
A time for silence
Statement of responsibility
Philippa Carr
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Language
eng
Summary
While the world teeters on the brink of World War I, a young woman's indiscretion leads to a seething viper's nest of blackmail and murder In 1912, with war looming on the horizon, thirteen-year-old Lucinda Greenham is sent to an exclusive boarding school in Belgium. Her joy in sharing this adventure with her best friend, Annabelinda, is cut short when Annabelinda has a clandestine affair leading to pregnancy. Annabelinda's family arranges a "rest cure" and when the girl returns to school, she seems to have forgotten the incident. Then, in the wake of Germany's invasion of Belgium, Lucinda and Annabelinda are forced to flee across Europe and find a welcome savior in the dashing Major Marcus Merrivale. Safely back in England, Lucinda vows to keep her friend's secret. But someone in the household has uncovered the truth about Annabelinda and the lively baby called Edward. Now Lucinda, who has lost her heart to a decorated soldier, is faced with keeping another secret. As a blackmail plot erupts in murder, and war eradicates a way of life forever, Lucinda discovers that there is a time for love . . . and a time for silence
Member of
Summary
When Lucinda Greenham and her friend go to finishing school in Europe, they must flee both personal troubles and the German invasion of Belgium
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
019009
Cataloging source
Midwest
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1906-1993
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Carr, Philippa
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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True
Series statement
Daughters of England
Series volume
0017
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World War, 1914-1918
Target audience
adult
Label
A time for silence, Philippa Carr, (electronic resource)
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Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11549950
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781480403833
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11549950
Specific material designation
remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
A time for silence, Philippa Carr, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11549950
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781480403833
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11549950
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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