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The Resource The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society : [a Gab bag for book discussion groups], Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows, (kit)

The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society : [a Gab bag for book discussion groups], Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows, (kit)

Label
The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society : [a Gab bag for book discussion groups]
Title
The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society
Title remainder
[a Gab bag for book discussion groups]
Statement of responsibility
Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows
Title variation
Gab bags
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
As London is emerging from the shadow of World War II, writer Juliet Ashton discovers her next subject in a book club on Guernsey--a club born as a spur-of-the-moment alibi after its members are discovered breaking curfew by the Germans occupying their island
Member of
Summary
In 1946, writer Juliet Ashton finds inspiration for her next book in her correspondence with a native of Guernsey, who tells her about the Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, a book club born as an alibi during German occupation
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Indies' Choice Book Awards, Best Indie Buzz Book, 2009.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2008.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
265519
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shaffer, Mary Ann
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3619.H3365
LC item number
G84 2008b
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Barrows, Annie
  • Williamsburg Regional Library
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women authors
  • Book clubs (Discussion groups)
  • London (England)
  • England
  • Guernsey
  • Book clubs (Discussion groups)
  • Group reading
Target audience
adult
Label
The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society : [a Gab bag for book discussion groups], Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows, (kit)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Maps on lining papers
  • Title from tag attached to tote bag
  • Assembled by the Adult Services staff of the Williamsburg Regional Library for use by book discussion groups
  • Copies published: Dial Press, 2008 (imprint may vary)
  • Each copy: 277 pages
Accompanying material
1 resource notebook
Carrier category
object
Carrier category code
  • nr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
three-dimensional form
Content type code
  • tdf
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Edition
Book discussion group edition.
Extent
5 large print copies, 5 regular print copies, 1 audiobook +
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781602852693
Isbn Type
(library binding : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008015477
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Please call the Adult Services Desk at 259-7720 with any questions.
System control number
  • 220101721
  • (OCoLC)220101721
Label
The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society : [a Gab bag for book discussion groups], Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows, (kit)
Link
Publication
Note
  • Maps on lining papers
  • Title from tag attached to tote bag
  • Assembled by the Adult Services staff of the Williamsburg Regional Library for use by book discussion groups
  • Copies published: Dial Press, 2008 (imprint may vary)
  • Each copy: 277 pages
Accompanying material
1 resource notebook
Carrier category
object
Carrier category code
  • nr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
three-dimensional form
Content type code
  • tdf
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Edition
Book discussion group edition.
Extent
5 large print copies, 5 regular print copies, 1 audiobook +
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781602852693
Isbn Type
(library binding : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008015477
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Please call the Adult Services Desk at 259-7720 with any questions.
System control number
  • 220101721
  • (OCoLC)220101721

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