The postmistress
(Audiobook CD)

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New York : Penguin Audio, 2010.
ISBN
0143145444, 9780143145448
Status
Oak Brook Public Library - Adult Book On CD Fiction
CD BLAKE
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Format
Audiobook CD
Edition
Unabridged.
Physical Desc
9 audio discs (11 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Language
English

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Compact discs.
General Note
Duration: 11:00:00.
General Note
"In 1940, on the eve of the United States' entrance into World War II, Iris James, the postmistress of Franklin, a small town on Cape Cod, does the unthinkable: she doesn't deliver a letter. In London, American radio gal Frankie Bard is working with Edward R. Murrow, reporting on the blitz. One night in a bomb shelter, she meets a doctor from Cape Cod with a letter in his pocket. She vows to deliver the letter when she returns from Germany and France where she is to report on war refugees desperately trying to escape. The residents of Franklin think the war can't touch them; but as Frankie's radio broadcasts air, some know that the war is indeed coming. And when Frankie arrives at their doorstep, the two stories collide in a way no one could have foreseen"--Publisher's description.
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Read by Orlagh Cassidy.
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In London covering the Blitz with Edward R. Murrow, Frankie Bard meets a Cape Cod doctor in a shelter and promises that she'll deliver a letter for him when she finally returns to the United States. Filled with stunning parallels to today's world, "The Postmistress" is a sweeping novel about the loss of innocence of two extraordinary women and of two countries torn apart by war.
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AUDIOBOOK CD
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APA Citation (style guide)

Blake, S., Cassidy, O., & Cassidy, O. (2010). The postmistress. Unabridged. New York: Penguin Audio.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Blake, Sarah, 1960-, Orlagh. Cassidy and Orlagh, Cassidy. 2010. The Postmistress. New York: Penguin Audio.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Blake, Sarah, 1960-, Orlagh. Cassidy and Orlagh, Cassidy, The Postmistress. New York: Penguin Audio, 2010.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Blake, Sarah, Orlagh Cassidy, and Orlagh Cassidy. The Postmistress. Unabridged. New York: Penguin Audio, 2010.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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