The Resource A hope at the end of the world, Sarah Lark ; translated by D. W. Lovett

A hope at the end of the world, Sarah Lark ; translated by D. W. Lovett

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A hope at the end of the world
Title
A hope at the end of the world
Statement of responsibility
Sarah Lark ; translated by D. W. Lovett
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Language
eng
Summary
In the chaos of World War II, Polish teenagers Helena and Luzyna Grabowski have lost everything. Without parents or a home, they are shipped to a refugee camp in Persia, where the days ahead hold only darkness. When they hear that orphans are being selected for relocation to New Zealand, Helena is filled with hope until the officials say they have a place only for her younger sister. On the morning she is to be transported, Luzyna fails to join the chosen group, and Helena takes her place. But the horrors of war and her guilt at abandoning her sister follow Helena on the journey across the sea, as a man from her past preys on her fear and remorse. Though the people in New Zealand embrace her, the traumas Helena has suffered threaten her peace and blind her to the devotion of James, a charming, heroic young Allied pilot. If Helena can let go and dare to hope again, she may finally step out of the long shadow of her past to find a future made whole a new community, a new family, a new love
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Summary
In the chaos of World War II, Polish teenagers Helena and Luzyna Grabowski have lost everything. Without parents or a home, they are shipped to a refugee camp in Persia, where the days ahead hold only darkness. When they hear that orphans are being selected for relocation to New Zealand, Helena is filled with hope—until the officials say they have a place only for her younger sister
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10552388
Cataloging source
BT
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1958-
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Lark, Sarah
Dewey number
833.92
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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1958-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lovett, D. W.
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True
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  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Teenage girls
  • Orphans
  • Separation (Psychology)
  • Man-woman relationships
  • New Zealand
Target audience
adult
Label
A hope at the end of the world, Sarah Lark ; translated by D. W. Lovett
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volume
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nc
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rdacarrier.
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text
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txt
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rdacontent.
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
257 pages
Isbn
9781503942677
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
A hope at the end of the world, Sarah Lark ; translated by D. W. Lovett
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
257 pages
Isbn
9781503942677
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print

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