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The secrets of flight

Author: Maggie Leffler
Publisher: New York, NY : William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2016] ©2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"Estranged from her family since just after World War II, Mary Browning has spent her entire adult life hiding from her Jewish heritage. Now eighty-seven years old and a widow, she is haunted by a lifetime of secrets and fading memories of the family she left behind. Her one outlet is the writing group she's presided over for a decade, but when a new member walks in--a fifteen year old girl who reminds her so much  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
Novels
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Maggie Leffler
ISBN: 9780062427922 006242792X
OCLC Number: 920451584
Description: 344, 9 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Maggie Leffler.

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This captivating, breakout novel-told in alternating viewpoints-brings readers from the skies of World War II to the present day, where a woman is prepared to tell her secrets at last.Estranged from  Read more...

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"A delightful novel: warm, wry, smart and very funny." -- Irina Reyn, author of What Happened to Anna K. on The Goodbye Cousins "An excellent summer read." -- Publishers Weekly on The Goodbye Cousins Read more...

 
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by bemisjil (WorldCat user published 2016-05-14) Excellent Permalink

During World War II, women who stepped by to fill the void left by all the male pilots headed off to war. Leffler describes...
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