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The Resource The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, Mary Ann Shaffer & Annie Barrows, (book on CD)

The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, Mary Ann Shaffer & Annie Barrows, (book on CD)

Label
The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society
Title
The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society
Statement of responsibility
Mary Ann Shaffer & Annie Barrows
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
As London is emerging from the shadow of World War II, writer Juliet Ashton discovers her next subject in a book club on Guernsey--a club born as a spur-of-the-moment alibi after its members are discovered breaking curfew by the Germans occupying their island
Summary
In 1946, writer Juliet Ashton finds inspiration for her next book in her correspondence with a native of Guernsey, who tells her about the Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, a book club born as an alibi during German occupation
Storyline
Tone
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Audio
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice: Audio for Adults
  • Library Journal Best Audio: Fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10022457
Cataloging source
SHM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shaffer, Mary Ann
Dewey number
813/.6
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
other
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Paul Boehmer, Susan Duerden, Rosalyn Landor, John Lee, and Juliet Mills
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Barrows, Annie
  • Boehmer, Paul
  • Duerden, Susan
  • Landor, Rosalyn
  • Lee, John
  • Mills, Juliet
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women authors
  • Book clubs (Discussion groups)
  • London (England)
  • England
  • Single women
  • Islands
  • Voyages and travels
  • Book clubs (Discussion groups)
  • Islands
  • Single women
  • Voyages and travels
  • Women authors
  • England
  • England
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, Mary Ann Shaffer & Annie Barrows, (book on CD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Compact discs
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn972709021
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
7 audio discs (86 hr.)
Isbn
9780739368435
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
System control number
(OCoLC)972709021
Label
The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, Mary Ann Shaffer & Annie Barrows, (book on CD)
Publication
Note
Compact discs
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn972709021
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
7 audio discs (86 hr.)
Isbn
9780739368435
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
System control number
(OCoLC)972709021

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