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The Resource Shoes for Anthony : a novel, Emma Kennedy

Shoes for Anthony : a novel, Emma Kennedy

Label
Shoes for Anthony : a novel
Title
Shoes for Anthony
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Emma Kennedy
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This 1944 World War Two drama tells the story of Anthony, a boy living in a deprived Welsh village, anticipating the arrival of American troops. Suddenly, a German plane crashes into the village mountain. A Polish prisoner-of-war survives and is brought into the community where he builds a close relationship with Anthony. Later, the villagers discover one of the Germans on the plane has survived and is still on the mountain. Joyous, thrilling, and nostalgic, Emma Kennedy's Shoes For Anthony will have you wiping your eyes one moment and beaming from ear-to-ear the next. This is a small gem of a novel that reviewers (and readers) will cherish"--
Summary
"This 1944 World War Two drama tells the story of Anthony, a boy living in a deprived Welsh village, anticipating the arrival of American troops. Suddenly, a German plane crashes into the village mountain. A Polish prisoner-of-war survives and is brought into the community where he builds a close relationship with Anthony. Later, the villagers discover one of the Germans on the plane has survived and is still on the mountain. Joyous, thrilling, and nostalgic, Emma Kennedy's Shoes For Anthony will have you wiping your eyes one moment and beaming from ear-to-ear the next. This is a small gem of a novel that reviewers (and readers) will cherish"--
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10547900
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kennedy, Emma
Dewey number
823/.92
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Prisoners of war
  • FICTION / Historical
  • FICTION / War & Military
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Prisoners of war
  • Wales
Target audience
adult
Label
Shoes for Anthony : a novel, Emma Kennedy
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn947145997
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
1 volume.
Isbn
9781250090966
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2016037250
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)947145997
Label
Shoes for Anthony : a novel, Emma Kennedy
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn947145997
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
1 volume.
Isbn
9781250090966
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2016037250
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)947145997

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