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Letters from Skye : a novel

Author: Jessica Brockmole
Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, [2013]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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A love story told in letters spans two world wars and follows the correspondence between a poet on the Scottish Isle of Skye and an American volunteer ambulance driver for the French Army, an affair that is discovered years later when the poet disappears.
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Genre/Form: Epistolary fiction
Fiction
War stories
Love stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jessica Brockmole
ISBN: 9780345542601 0345542606 0091953987 9780091953980
OCLC Number: 816511874
Description: 290 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: "United by letters. Separated by an ocean. Devastated by war." --
Cover.-A love story told in letters spans two world wars and follows the correspondence between a poet on the Scottish Isle of Skye and an American volunteer ambulance driver for the French Army, an affair that is discovered years later when the poet disappears.
Responsibility: Jessica Brockmole.

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Taught you that a letter isn't always just a letter.Played out across oceans, in peacetime and wartime but most of all through paper and ink, Letters from Skye is about the transformative power of a  Read more...

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"This is an enchanting love story, told in a series of letters ... It's beautifully imagined and blissfully romantic." * The Times * "This is a gentle love story. Telling it through letters makes the Read more...

 
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