The Resource Letters to the lost, Iona Grey

Letters to the lost, Iona Grey

Label
Letters to the lost
Title
Letters to the lost
Statement of responsibility
Iona Grey
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
1943, in the ruins of Blitzed London ... Stella Thorne and Dan Rosinski meet by chance and fall in love by accident. Theirs is a reluctant, unstoppable affair in which all the odds are stacked against them: she is newly married, and he is an American bomber pilot whose chance of survival is just one in five. ... He promised to love her forever Seventy years later Dan makes one final attempt to find the girl he has never forgotten, and sends a letter to the house where they shared a brief yet perfect happiness. But Stella has gone, and the letter is opened by Jess, a young girl hiding from problems of her own. And as Jess reads Dan's words, she is captivated by the story of a love affair that burned so bright and dimmed too soon. Can she help Dan find Stella before it is too late? Now forever is finally running out. 'A wonderful story' Rosamunde Pilcher 'An epic story of love and loss that will break your heart' Santa Montefiore 'A beautiful, tender story from a naturally gifted storyteller. A wonderful debut novel and a real weepy!' Lucinda Riley 'A beautifully woven tale of love and loss that breaks your heart and rebuilds it; I couldn't put it down' Liz Fenwick, author of The Cornish House 'A warm, compelling and beautifully crafted love story, Letters to the Lost is elegantly written and extremely well-researched, and the wonderfully satisfying ending made me sob' Susan Elliot Wright 'This novel is Romantic with a capital 'R', a story to lose yourself in. It sweeps you up into the lives of its characters and makes you hope that sometimes lost loves can be found.' Kate Lord Brown
Summary
1943: In the ruins of blitzed London, Stella Thorne and Dan Rosinski meet by chance, and fall in love by accident. Theirs is a reluctant, unstoppable affair in which all the odds are stacked against them: she is newly married, and he is an American bomber pilot whose chance of survival is just one in five. He promises to love her forever and, 70 years later, makes one final attempt to find the girl he has never forgotten, sending a letter to the house where they shared a brief yet perfect happiness. But Stella has gone, and the letter is opened by Jess, a young girl hiding from problems of her own. As she reads his words, she is captivated by the story of a love affair that burned so bright and dimmed too soon. Can she help Dan find Stella before it is too late?
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10414549
Cataloging source
TEFOD
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Grey, Iona
Dewey number
823/.92
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6107.R486
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Abused women
  • Love-letters
  • Airmen
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • London (England)
Target audience
adult
Label
Letters to the lost, Iona Grey
Link
http://goldcoast.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=41D9DCF4-CDD1-4E08-8B1B-680A43799907
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn908254180
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781471139840
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
41D9DCF4-CDD1-4E08-8B1B-680A43799907
System control number
(OCoLC)908254180
Label
Letters to the lost, Iona Grey
Link
http://goldcoast.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=41D9DCF4-CDD1-4E08-8B1B-680A43799907
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn908254180
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781471139840
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
41D9DCF4-CDD1-4E08-8B1B-680A43799907
System control number
(OCoLC)908254180

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