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Thursday, July 1, 2010

THE POSTMISTRESS by Sarah Blake

Weaving together the stories of three very different women, single postmistress Iris James, young newlywed Emma Trask, and American reporter Frankie Bard, Blake takes readers back and forth between small town America and war-torn Europe in 1940.

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5 comments:

Ruby Cheesman said...

Similar feel as Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society. Strong female character with lots gumption.

Kestrel said...

This book was intense. I read for 4 hours straight till I was finished. This is one that will stick with you for a while after you close the cover.

Anonymous said...

I did not like the use of the F word & using the Lord's name in vain.

Anonymous said...

Loved it!! People need to know and remember what can happen to entire nations.

alisonwonderland said...

I had a hard time with this one. I've posted some thoughts on my book blog.