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    Description" I wonder how the book got to Guernsey? Perhaps there is some sort of secret homing instinct in books that brings them to their perfect readers." January 1946: London is emerging from the shadow of the Second World War, and writer Juliet Ashton is looking for her next book subject. Who could imagine that she would find it in a letter from a man she's never met, a native of the island of Guernsey, who has come across her name written inside a book by Charles Lamb. As Juliet and her new correspondent exchange letters, Juliet is drawn into the world of this man and his friendsand what a wonderfully eccentric world it is. The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Societyborn as a spur-of-the-moment alibi when its members were discovered breaking curfew by the Germans occupying their islandboasts a charming, funny, deeply human cast of characters, from pig farmers to phrenologists, literature lovers all.


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    Title
    La Sociedad Literaria y del Pastel de Cascara de Papa de Guernsey
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Mary Ann Shaffer, By (author) Annie Barrows, Translated by Sandra Campos
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 303
    Width: 142 mm
    Height: 211 mm
    Thickness: 25 mm
    Weight: 45 g
    Language
    English
    Spanish
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9788498674699
    ISBN 10: 8498674697
    Classifications

    BIC E4L: GEN
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: F1.1
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    BIC subject category V2: FV, FA
    B&T Book Type: FI
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 21110
    Libri: I-FC
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 14
    DC22: 813/.6
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 69
    B&T Approval Code: P26300000
    B&T General Subject: 100
    B&T Approval Code: P26308000
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 33
    LC subject heading: ,
    BISAC V2.8: FIC014000, FIC019000
    LC classification: PS3619.H3365 G8418 2009
    BIC E4L: GNR
    Publisher
    RBA LIBROS
    Imprint name
    RBA LIBROS
    Publication date
    30 April 2009