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The darkest hour, Barbara Erskine

Label
The darkest hour
Title
The darkest hour
Statement of responsibility
Barbara Erskine
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the summer of 1940, most eyes are focussed on the skies above, because the battle for Britain has only just begun. But talented artist Evie Lucas has eyes for no-one but a dashing young pilot called Tony and spends her days sketching endless portraits of him. She wants his parents to have something to remember their only child by in case it all goes wrong in the war... Seventy years later, recently widowed art historian Lucy is trying to put the pieces of her life back together again when she accidentally ends up stirring up a hornet's nest of history which was deliberately obliterated. Lucy finds herself in danger from people past and present who have no intention of letting an untold truth ever surface... - Inside front cover
Cataloging source
UKMGB
Dewey number
823.912
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
Target audience
general
The darkest hour, Barbara Erskine
Label
The darkest hour, Barbara Erskine
Publication
Copyright
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
In the summer of 1940, most eyes are focussed on the skies above the South of England. The battle for Britain has just begun. But young Evie Lucas has eyes for no-one but a dashing young pilot called Tony. Evie has a glittering career as an artist ahead of her but seems to be wasting her time sketching endless portraits of Tony. She wants his parents to have something to remember him by in case it all goes wrong in the war...Seventy years later, and recently widowed art historian Lucy is trying to put the pieces of her life back together. And in order to do that, Lucy needs to uncover the mystery surrounding a painting in her home. But as she accidentally ends up stirring up a hornet's nest of history which has been deliberately obliterated, Lucy finds herself in danger from people past and present who have no intention of letting an untold truth ever surface
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ocn879397913
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Dimensions
24 cm
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Extent
552 pages
Isbn
9780007513130
Isbn Type
(trade paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780007513123
  • (OCoLC)879397913

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