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Available copies

  • 14 of 14 copies available at Missouri Evergreen.
  • 2 of 2 copies available at Trails Regional. (Show)
  • 0 of 0 copies available at Trails Regional-Technical Services.

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2 current holds with 14 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
De Soto Public Library F HAR (Text) 33858000119331 Adult Fiction Available -
Douglas County Public Library F Har (Text) 35633000319472 Adult Fiction Available -
Marion County Library F HAR (Text) PPL69998 Fiction Available -
North Kansas City Public Library FICTION HARMEL 2018 (Text) 0001002250429 Fiction Available -
Ray County Library F HAR (Text) 2901860702 Adult Fiction Available -
Ray County Library F HAR (Text) 2901884784 Adult Fiction Available -
Scenic Regional-Sullivan FIC HAR (Text) 3006215374 Fiction Available -
Scenic Regional-Union FIC HAR (Text) 3005782069 Fiction Available -
Scenic Regional-Warrenton FIC HAR (Text) 3005782050 Fiction Available -
Stone County-Blue Eye F HAR (Text) 31358001155295 Adult Fiction Available -
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"When newlywed Ruby Henderson Benoit arrives in Paris in 1939 with her French husband Marcel, she imagines strolling arm in arm along the grand boulevards, awash in the golden afternoon light. But war is looming on the horizon, and as France falls to the Nazis, her marriage begins to splinter, too. Charlotte Dacher is eleven when the Germans roll into the French capital, their sinister swastika flags snapping in the breeze. After the Jewish restrictions take effect and Jews are ordered to wear the yellow star, Charlotte can't imagine things getting much worse. But then the mass deportations begin, and her life is ripped forever apart. Thomas Clarke joins the British Royal Air Force to protect his country, but when his beloved mother dies in a German bombing during the waning days of the Blitz, he wonders if he's really making a difference. Then he finds himself in Paris, in the shadow of the Eiffel Tower, and he discovers a new reason to keep fighting--and an unexpected road home. When fate brings them together, Ruby, Charlotte, and Thomas must summon the courage to defy the Nazis--and to open their own broken hearts--as they fight to survive. Rich with historical drama and emotional depth, this is an unforgettable story that will stay with you long after the final page is turned"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: World War, 1939-1945 > France > Fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.
War fiction.

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