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Author Quinn, Kate, author.

Title The Alice network / Kate Quinn.

Publication Info. New York, NY : William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2017]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons Fiction  F Quinn, K.    ---  Available
 PHS Fiction  HI F Quinn    ---  Available
 Pittsburg 2nd Fl Fiction  F Quinn c.2  New Books Pittsburg 2ndFL  DUE 02-01-20
Edition First edition.
Description 503 pages ; 21 cm.
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Study Program UG RL 5.9 23.0 196198
Summary "It's 1947 and American college girl Charlie St. Clair is pregnant, unmarried, and on the verge of being thrown out of her very proper family. She's also nursing a fervent belief that her beloved French cousin Rose, who disappeared in Nazi-occupied France during the war, might still be alive somewhere. So when Charlie's family banishes her to Europe to have her "little problem" take care of, Charlie breaks free and heads to London determined to find out what happened to the cousin she loves like a sister. In 1915, Eve Gardiner burns to join the fight against the Germans and unexpectedly gets her chance to serve when she's recruited to work as a spy for the English. Sent into enemy-occupied France during The Great War, she's trained by the mesmerizing Lili, the "Queen of Spies", who manages a vast network of secret agents, right under the enemy's nose. Thirty years later, haunted by the betrayal that ultimately tore apart the Alice Network, Eve spends her days drunk and secluded in her crumbling London house. Until a young American barges in uttering a name Eve hasn't heard in decades, and launching them both on a mission to find the truth matter where it leads"-- Provided by publisher.
Source B&T 08.2017 PARS
Subject World War, 1914-1918 -- Underground movements -- Fiction.
Women spies -- England -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Historical fiction.
War stories.
Spy stories.
Subject FICTION / Historical.
FICTION / War & Military.
ISBN 9780062654199 (pbk.)
0062654195 (pbk.)

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