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  • The Summer Before the War: A Novel

    NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • “A novel to cure your Downton Abbey withdrawal . . . a delightful story about nontraditional romantic relationships, class snobbery and the everybody-knows-everybody complications of living in a small community.”—The Washington PostThe bestselling author of Major Pettigrew’s Last Stand returns with a breathtaking novel of love on the eve of World War I that reaches far beyond the small English town in which it is set.NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY THE WASHINGTON POST AND NPR East Sussex, 1914....

    • ASIN: 0812983203
    • Brand: Random House Trade

  • Major Pettigrew's Last Stand: A Novel

    In the small village of Edgecombe St. Mary in the English countryside lives Major Ernest Pettigrew (retired), the unlikely hero of Helen Simonson’s wondrous debut. Wry, courtly, opinionated, and completely endearing, the Major leads a quiet life valuing the proper things that Englishmen have lived by for generations: honor, duty, decorum, and a properly brewed cup of tea. But then his brother’s death sparks an unexpected friendship with Mrs. Jasmina Ali, the Pakistani shopkeeper from the village. Drawn together by their shared love of liter...

    • ASIN: 0812981227
    • Brand: Random House Trade Paperbacks

  • Lilac Girls: A Novel

    NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • For readers of The Nightingale and Sarah’s Key, inspired by the life of a real World War II heroine, this remarkable debut novel reveals the power of unsung women to change history in their quest for love, freedom, and second chances.New York socialite Caroline Ferriday has her hands full with her post at the French consulate and a new love on the horizon. But Caroline’s world is forever changed when Hitler’s army invades Poland in September 1939—and then sets its sights on France. An ocean away from Caroli...

    • ASIN: 1101883081
    • Brand: Ballantine Books

  • Summary of The Summer Before the War: by Helen Simonson | Includes Analysis


    • ASIN: 168378040X

  • El verano antes de la guerra / The summer before the war (Spanish Edition)

    La luminosa historia de una familia, una ciudad y un mundo en sus últimos momentos de inocencia.  «Una novela para curar la ausencia de Downton Abbey.».-The Washington Post El verano de 1914 es uno de los más bellos que se recuerdan en la idílica ciudad inglesa de Rye. Allí acaba de llegar Beatrice Nash con un gran baúl de libros, ansia de independencia y nuevas ideas que pocos en Rye asocian a una profesora de latín. En un descanso de sus estudios de medicina, Hugh Grange se encuentra también en la ciudad visitando a su tía Agatha,...

    • ASIN: 8491290745

  • Helen Simonson: Audible Sessions: FREE Exclusive Interview

    Exclusive to Audible. Helen Simonson visits the Audible studios to talk about her latest release, The Summer Before the War.

    • ASIN: B01IRFZ22A

  • The Chilbury Ladies' Choir: A Novel

    NATIONAL BESTSELLER • “A delightful debut.”—People  For readers of Lilac Girls and The Nightingale, The Chilbury Ladies' Choir unfolds the struggles, affairs, deceptions, and triumphs of a village choir during World War II.As England becomes enmeshed in the early days of World War II and the men are away fighting, the women of Chilbury village forge an uncommon bond. They defy the Vicar’s stuffy edict to close the choir and instead “carry on singing,” resurrecting themselves as the Chilbury Ladies’ Choir. We come to know the...

    • ASIN: B01FPH2N9I

  • Bellocq's Women

    In 1912, in Storyville, the notorious red-light district of New Orleans, a photographer named E. J. Bellocq took a series of photographs of the women who worked in the brothels. Rediscovered in the 1950s, Bellocq's photographs have become famous, but the man himself remains a mystery.In Bellocq's Women, Peter Everett performs as remarkable a feat of fictional reconstruction as he did in Matisse's War and The Voyages of Alfred Wallis. All we have of Bellocq are his photographs and a few fragmentary memories; in this extraordinary novel Everett n...

    • ASIN: B004E10RHC

  • The Long Rotten Summer/The Case of the Shattered Vase


    • ASIN: B00YW6REM0

  • The Summer Before the War : A Novel

    It's the summer of 1914 and life in the sleepy village of Rye, England, is about to take an interesting turn. Agatha Kent is expecting an unusual candidate to be the school's Latin teacher: Beatrice

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    • Rating: 4.087

  • The Summer Before the War : A Novel

    Includes a reader's guide with an interview with the author, and discussion

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  • The Summer Before the War : A Novel

    It's the summer of 1914 and life in the sleepy village of Rye, England is about to take an interesting turn. Agatha Kent is expecting an unusual candidate to be the school's Latin teacher: Beatrice

    • UPC: 46769217
    • Rating: 4.087

  • Summary of the Summer Before the War : By Helen Simonson Includes Analysis

    Summary of The Summer Before the War by Helen Simonson - Includes Analysis Preview: The Summer Before the War is a novel that follows the inhabitants of a small English town through the onset of

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  • SUMMER BEFORE THE WAR

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  • El verano antes de la guerra / The summer before the war

    La luminosa historia de una familia, una ciudad y un mundo en sus últimos momentos de inocencia. «Una novela para curar la ausencia de Downton Abbey.».-The Washington Post El verano de 1914 es uno de

    • UPC: 313333150
    • Rating: 4.087

  • The Summer Before the War - Audiobook

    **NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • “A novel to cure your Downton Abbey withdrawal . . . a delightful story about nontraditional romantic relationships, class snobbery and the everybody-knows-everybody complications of living in a small community.”—The Washington

    • UPC: 766568547
    • Rating: 4.087

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    Helen Simonson Book Reviews | Summer Before the War | Major Pettigrew's Last Stand

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