Somewhere in France: A Novel of the Great War
Publish date: December 31st 2013
Publisher: William Morrow
Pages no: 400
Edition language: English
, European Literature
, British Literature
, Book Club
, Historical Fiction
, 20th Century
, Historical Romance
This novel has a certain Downton Abbeyesque quality to it, beginning in July 1914 as Europe stood poised on the precipice of no-return, pending the resolution of "that damn fool thing in the Balkans." Lady Elizabeth ("Lilly"), the youngest daughter of a wealthy and influential family boasting of an ...
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