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Product Description: Paper Moon meets the Blitz in this original black comedy, set in World War II England, chronicling an unlikely alliance between a small time con artist and a young orphan evacuee.When Noel Bostock—aged ten, no family—is evacuated from London to escape the Nazi bombardment, he lands in a suburb northwest of the city with Vera Sedge—a thirty-six-year old widow drowning in debts and dependents...read more

Hardcover:

9781410482570 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, September 16, 2015), cover price $30.99 | About this edition: When Noel Bostock - aged ten, no family - is evacuated from London to escape the Blitz, he ends up living in St Albans with Vera Sedge - thirty-six and drowning in debts and dependents.
9780062364838 | Harpercollins, July 28, 2015, cover price $24.99
9780385614337 | Transworld Pub, November 6, 2014, cover price $25.10 | About this edition: When Noel Bostock - aged ten, no family - is evacuated from London to escape the Blitz, he ends up living in St Albans with Vera Sedge - thirty-six and drowning in debts and dependents.

Paperback:

9780062364845 | Reprint edition (Perennial, July 5, 2016), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Paper Moon meets the Blitz in this original black comedy, set in World War II England, chronicling an unlikely alliance between a small time con artist and a young orphan evacuee.
9780552774789 | Transworld Pub, September 10, 2015, cover price $13.40 | About this edition: When Noel Bostock - aged ten, no family - is evacuated from London to escape the Blitz, he ends up living in St Albans with Vera Sedge - thirty-six and drowning in debts and dependents.
9780395788363, titled "Insight Compact Guides Switzerland" | Apa Productions, June 1, 1996, cover price $7.95 | also contains Insight Compact Guides Switzerland

CD/Spoken Word:

9781504625456 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, July 28, 2015), cover price $34.99 | About this edition: When Noel Bostock-- aged ten, no family-- is evacuated from London to escape the Nazi bombardment, he lands in a suburb with Vera Sedge-- a thirty-six-year-old widow drowning in debt.

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Product Description: The breathtaking new novel set during the Blitz by the bestselling and critically acclaimed author of the reader and bookseller favourite, "Little Bee." As World War Two begins, Mary--a newly qualified teacher in London, left behind to teach the few children not evacuated--meets Tom, a school official...read more

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9781410489784 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, May 4, 2016), cover price $37.99 | About this edition: The breathtaking new novel set during the Blitz by the bestselling and critically acclaimed author of the reader and bookseller favourite, "Little Bee.
9781501124372 | Simon & Schuster, May 3, 2016, cover price $26.99 | About this edition: ***AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER*** The “insightful, stark, and heartbreaking” (Publishers Weekly, starred review) novel about three lives entangled during World War II from the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Little Bee.

Paperback:

9781473618701 | Gardners Books, December 31, 2015, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: Amazon.

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Product Description: Susan Meissner sends readers on a journey from the present day to World War II England, as two sisters are separated by the chaos of wartime . . .

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9780451419927 | New Amer Library, February 3, 2015, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: The author of A Bridge Across the Ocean and The Last Year of the War journeys from the present day to World War II England, as two sisters are separated by the chaos of wartime.
9780441705559, titled "Swordsmistress of Chaos" | Reprint edition (Ace Books, February 1, 1987), cover price $2.95 | also contains Swordsmistress of Chaos | About this edition: Raven -- She escaped the slavepens of Lyland--a beautiful girl with hair the color of summer sun, eyes as blue as the heavens, and a body that invited love.

CD/Spoken Word:

9781633892293 | Unabridged edition (Christianaudio Fiction, February 3, 2015), cover price $19.98 | About this edition: The author of A Fall of Marigolds journeys from the present day to World War II England, as two sisters are separated by the chaos of wartime .

Library:

9781628995558 | Large print edition (Center Point Pub, May 1, 2015), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Susan Meissner sends readers on a journey from the present day to World War II England, as two sisters are separated by the chaos of wartime .

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By Alana Kerr (narrator)

Paperback:

9780425158166, titled "1995 Libra Day-By-Day Horoscope: Sept. 23-Oct. 22" | Berkley Pub Group, August 1, 1994, cover price $3.99 | also contains 1995 Libra Day-By-Day Horoscope: Sept. 23-Oct. 22

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Product Description: A killer takes refuge in the blacked-out streets of wartime London, upending the world of one of Britain’s greatest painters in this chilling and captivating reimagining of the life of Francis BaconFrancis Bacon walks the streets of World War II London, employed as a warden for the ARP to keep watch for activities that might tip off the Axis powers...read more

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9781480480575 | Ingram Pub Services, January 21, 2014, cover price $31.95 | About this edition: A killer takes refuge in the blacked-out streets of wartime London, upending the world of one of Britain’s greatest painters in this chilling and captivating reimagining of the life of Francis BaconFrancis Bacon walks the streets of World War II London, employed as a warden for the ARP to keep watch for activities that might tip off the Axis powers.
9781453260999 | Ingram Pub Services, September 4, 2012, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: A killer takes refuge in the blacked-out streets of wartime London, upending the world of one of Britain’s greatest painters in this chilling and captivating reimagining of the life of Francis BaconFrancis Bacon walks the streets of World War II London, employed as a warden for the ARP to keep watch for activities that might tip off the Axis powers.

When a modern-day Jack the Ripper terrorizes the city of London after the German Blitz, legendary pathologist Sir Bernard Spilsbury joins forces with Agatha Christie, England's First Lady of Crime, to catch a killer. Original.

Paperback:

9781612185200 | Amazon Pub, December 11, 2012, cover price $14.95
9780425198056 | Prime Crime, May 1, 2004, cover price $6.99 | About this edition: When a modern-day Jack the Ripper terrorizes the city of London after the German Blitz, legendary pathologist Sir Bernard Spilsbury joins forces with Agatha Christie, England's First Lady of Crime, to catch a killer.

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Product Description: Following up on The Innocent Spy, the second Ted Stratton novel is set in the summer of 1944, almost five years into the war. Bombs are still falling in London and everyone is thoroughly exhausted of the war. In the middle of all this Stratton investigates a string of deaths in a hospital, where he suspects a serial killer might be at work...read more

Paperback:

9781937384371 | Reprint edition (Felony & Mayhem, January 16, 2013), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Following up on The Innocent Spy, the second Ted Stratton novel is set in the summer of 1944, almost five years into the war.

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Product Description: With her children evacuated and her husband at the front, Tory Pace is grudgingly sharing the family home with her irascible mother; working at the local gelatin factory--to help the war effort--and generally doing just about as well as could be expected

Hardcover:

9781611453126 | Arcade Pub, October 10, 2011, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: With her children evacuated and her husband at the front, Tory Pace is grudgingly sharing the family home with her irascible mother; working at the local gelatin factory—to help the war effort—and generally doing just about as well as could be expected in difficult times.

Paperback:

9781611457605 | Arcade Pub, October 1, 2012, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: With her children evacuated and her husband at the front, Tory Pace is grudgingly sharing the family home with her irascible mother; working at the local gelatin factory--to help the war effort--and generally doing just about as well as could be expected

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Product Description: Diana Calthorp is a society beauty, escaping a loveless marriage by doing just a little spying for MI5. Ted Stratton is a working-class copper, poking with little passion into the death of a sad, middle-aged woman. In an ordinary world, their paths would never cross, but the war has turned the world on its head...read more

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9781937384098 | Reprint edition (Felony & Mayhem, February 16, 2012), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Diana Calthorp is a society beauty, escaping a loveless marriage by doing just a little spying for MI5.

A terrifying psychological thriller set during World War II.

Hardcover:

9780752859804 | Orion Pub Co, August 1, 2005, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: A terrifying psychological thriller set during World War II.

Paperback:

9781934609880 | Reprint edition (Felony & Mayhem, November 16, 2011), cover price $14.95
9780752860213 | Orion Pub Co, August 1, 2005, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: It is Autumn in 1940, and London is in the grip of the Blitz.
9780752864174 | Orion Pub Co, August 1, 2005, cover price $8.99 | About this edition: In war-torn London a 'Blackout Ripper' is at work.

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Product Description: The fifth Billy Boyle investigationAmerican Lieutenant Billy Boyle is assigned to London by his uncle, General Dwight D. Eisenhower, to investigate the murder of a Russian security officer in the buildup to D-Day. Billy recognizes that this is a politically charged case, pitting Allies against one another, and that he must proceed with caution...read more

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9781569479964 | Reprint edition (Soho Crime, September 13, 2011), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: The fifth Billy Boyle investigationAmerican Lieutenant Billy Boyle is assigned to London by his uncle, General Dwight D.

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Product Description: Billy Boyle, the Irish-American Boston cop turned US Army detective, is sent to London to investigate the murder of a Soviet embassy official. Billy?s Uncle Ike -- aka General Eisenhower -- is taking the murder seriously, wanting to avoid a breach with the Russian allies...read more

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9781410432988 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, March 16, 2011), cover price $26.99 | About this edition: Billy Boyle, the Irish-American Boston cop turned US Army detective, is sent to London to investigate the murder of a Soviet embassy official.

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Product Description: Winner of the CWA Ellis Peters Historical Award for The Innocent Spy. Summer, 1944. After almost five years of conflict, London's exhausted inhabitants are living in a world of dereliction. War-weary Detective Inspector Ted Stratton is no exception, but he cannot help being drawn in by his latest case...read more

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9781410438423 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, July 27, 2011), cover price $30.99 | About this edition: Winner of the CWA Ellis Peters Historical Award for The Innocent Spy.
9780312538118 | Reprint edition (Minotaur Books, March 15, 2011), cover price $25.99 | About this edition: From the award-winning author of The Innocent Spy comes the next book in this exceptional series set in WWII LondonSummer, 1944.

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Product Description: By all accounts, Pamela Palfrey was plain and painfully shy?the sort of girl that few people miss in the best of times. And with Nazi bombs nightly raining down on London, and hundreds dying every day, these aren?t the best of times...read more

Hardcover:

9780709078210 | Robert Hale Ltd, August 1, 2005, cover price $29.99 | About this edition: Introducing Johnny One Eye, the exciting new detective operating in London during the Blitz.

Paperback:

9781933397870 | Felony & Mayhem, May 15, 2008, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: By all accounts, Pamela Palfrey was plain and painfully shy?
9780786281756 | Thorndike Pr, February 1, 2006, cover price $22.01

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Product Description: A warm and authentic story of Cockney life during the Second World War Salmon Lane is a quiet Bermondsey backstreet lined with modest brick houses and paved with cobbles. This close-knit community is forced to draw on all their reserves of courage and humour to survive the difficulties of poverty, rationing and nightly air raids...read more

Hardcover:

9780750505147 | Large print edition (Ulverscroft Large Print Books, January 1, 1994), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: There has been a transport business in Salmon Lane as long as anyone can remember.

Paperback:

9780755340392 | Gardners Books, January 1, 2004, cover price $11.75 | About this edition: A warm and authentic story of Cockney life during the Second World War Salmon Lane is a quiet Bermondsey backstreet lined with modest brick houses and paved with cobbles.

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Product Description: Bestselling author Daniel Silva’s celebrated debut novel, The Unlikely Spy, is “a roller-coaster World War II adventure that conjures up memories of the best of Ken Follett and Frederick Forsyth” (The Orlando Sentinel)."In wartime," Winston Churchill wrote, "truth is so precious that she should always be attended by a bodyguard of lies...read more

Hardcover:

9780786211012 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, September 1, 1997), cover price $28.95 | About this edition: Catherine Blake is the beautiful widow of a war hero.
9780679455622 | Villard Books, January 1, 1997, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: In 1943 London, Professor Alfred Vicary, a mild-mannered academic turned spycatcher, plays a cat-and-mouse game with beautiful Catherine Blake, an undercover German spy and trained assassin trying to ferret out the secret of the D-Day invasion

Paperback:

9780451209306 | Reprint edition (Signet, May 1, 2003), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: In 1943 London, Professor Alfred Vicary, a mild-mannered academic-turned-spycatcher, plays a cat-and-mouse game with beautiful Catherine Blake, an undercover German spy and trained assassin trying to ferret out the secret of the D-Day invasion.
9780449002643 | Fawcett Books, February 1, 1998, cover price $6.99 | About this edition: In 1943 London, Professor Alfred Vicary, a mild-mannered academic-turned-spycatcher, plays a cat-and-mouse game with beautiful Catherine Blake, an undercover German spy and trained assassin trying to ferret out the secret of the D-Day invasion

Miscellaneous:

9781440607158 | Signet, May 6, 2003, cover price $8.99

CD/Spoken Word:

9781423368328 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio, March 20, 2009), cover price $38.99 | About this edition: Bestselling author Daniel Silva’s celebrated debut novel, The Unlikely Spy, is “a roller-coaster World War II adventure that conjures up memories of the best of Ken Follett and Frederick Forsyth” (The Orlando Sentinel).
9781423368342 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio, March 20, 2009), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: Bestselling author Daniel Silva’s celebrated debut novel, The Unlikely Spy, is “a roller-coaster World War II adventure that conjures up memories of the best of Ken Follett and Frederick Forsyth” (The Orlando Sentinel).

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780553477344 | Bantam Audio, February 1, 1997, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: In 1943 London, Professor Alfred Vicary, a mild-mannered academic turned spycatcher, plays a cat-and-mouse game with beautiful Catherine Blake, an undercover German spy and trained assassin trying to ferret out the secret of the D-Day invasion.

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Product Description: Raven -- She escaped the slavepens of Lyland--a beautiful girl with hair the color of summer sun, eyes as blue as the heavens, and a body that invited love. Rescued by sorcerer priests, she was schooled in every art of weaponry and combat...read more

Paperback:

9780441705559 | Reprint edition (Ace Books, February 1, 1987), cover price $2.95 | also contains Secrets of a Charmed Life | About this edition: Raven -- She escaped the slavepens of Lyland--a beautiful girl with hair the color of summer sun, eyes as blue as the heavens, and a body that invited love.

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