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Author Quinn, Kate, author.

Title The Alice Network [large print] / Kate Quinn.

Publication Info. Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, Cengage Learning, 2017.
2017

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons Large Print Fiction  LT F Quinn, K    ---  Available
 Pittsburg 2nd Fl Large Print  LP F Quinn    ---  Available
Edition Large print edition.
Description 703 pages (large print) : map ; 23 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 671-683).
Summary 1947. In the chaotic aftermath of World War II, 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 desperate hope that her beloved cousin Rose, who disappeared in Nazi-occupied France during the war, might still be alive. So when Charlie's parents banish her to Europe to have her "little problem" taken care of, Charlie breaks free and heads to London, determined to find out what happened to the cousin she loves like a sister. 1915. A year into the Great War, Eve Gardiner burns to join the fight against the Germans and unexpectedly gets her chance when she's recruited to work as a spy. Sent into enemy-occupied France, 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 launches them both on a mission to find the truth... no matter where it leads.
Source B&T 08.2017 PARS
Subject World War (1914-1918) (OCoLC)fst01180746
World War, 1914-1918 -- Underground movements -- Fiction.
Women spies -- Fiction.
Pregnant women -- Fiction.
Runaway women -- Fiction.
Missing persons -- Investigation -- Fiction.
Women alcoholics -- Fiction.
Betrayal -- Fiction.
London (England) -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction.
FICTION / Historical.
FICTION / War & Military.
Underground movements, War. (OCoLC)fst01355184
Chronological Term 1914-1918
Genre/Form Historical fiction.
War fiction.
Spy fiction.
War stories.
Spy stories.
Fiction. (OCoLC)fst01423787
Subject Large type books.
ISBN 9781432839406 (lg. print)
1432839403 (lg. print)

 
    
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