The Resource At the edge of summer : a novel, Jessica Brockmole

At the edge of summer : a novel, Jessica Brockmole

Label
At the edge of summer : a novel
Title
At the edge of summer
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Jessica Brockmole
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
-- maman ¡ Years later, in the wake of World War I, Clare, now an artist, returns to France to help create facial prostheses for wounded soldiers. One of the wary veterans who comes to the studio seems familiar, and as his mask takes shape beneath her fingers, she recognizes Luc. But is this soldier, made bitter by battle and betrayal, the same boy who once wrote her wistful letters from Paris? After war and so many years apart, can Clare and Luc recapture how they felt at the edge of that long-ago summer? ¡ Bringing to life two unforgettable characters and the rich historical period they inhabit, Jessica Brockmole shows how love and forgiveness can redeem us. ¡ -- -- -- The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society ¡ 2An absorbing and rewarding saga of loss and discovery.3 -- --Richmond Times-Dispatch ¡ 2A captivating love story that celebrates the power of hope.3--Vanessa Diffenbaugh, author of The Language of Flowers From the Hardcover edition
Summary
Spending a summer in a French château in the aftermath of her father's death and mother's disappearance, 15-year-old Clare befriends her hosts' son, who she reencounters years later during World War I as an angry and devastatingly wounded soldier
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10480897
Cataloging source
IDEBK
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brockmole, Jessica
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3602.R6324
LC item number
A95 2016eb
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Man-woman relationships
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • First loves
  • Artists
  • Disabled veterans
  • Scots
  • France
Target audience
adult
Label
At the edge of summer : a novel, Jessica Brockmole
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn949989353
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (336 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780345547903
Isbn Type
(ebk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 923345
  • C2183AC6-266F-42CE-B5AE-E3FC8183EB76
Label
At the edge of summer : a novel, Jessica Brockmole
Link
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn949989353
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (336 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780345547903
Isbn Type
(ebk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 923345
  • C2183AC6-266F-42CE-B5AE-E3FC8183EB76

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