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The Lavender Garden ; A Novel

Riley, Lucinda (Book - 2013 )
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The Lavender Garden ; A Novel
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After she inherits her childhood home, a magnificent chateau in Le Cote d'Azur, France, Emilie de la Martinieres realizes that it may hold secrets to her family's enigmatic past during World War II. La Côte d'Azur, 1998. In the sun-dappled south of France, Emilie de la Martinires, the last of her gilded line, inherits her childhood home, a magnificent château and vineyard. With the property comes a mountain of debt and almost as many questions. Paris, 1944. A bright, young British office clerk, Constance Carruthers, is sent undercover to Paris to be part of Churchill's Special Operations Executive during the climax of the Nazi occupation. Separated from her contacts in the Resistance, she soon stumbles into the heart of a prominent family who regularly entertain elite members of the German military even as they plot to liberate France.
Authors: Riley, Lucinda
Title: The lavender garden ; a novel
Publisher: New York : Atria Paperback, 2013
Edition: 1st ATRIA Books trade pbk. ed
Characteristics: 403 pages ;,22 cm
Content Type: text
Media Type: unmediated
Carrier Type: volume
Summary: After she inherits her childhood home, a magnificent chateau in Le Cote d'Azur, France, Emilie de la Martinieres realizes that it may hold secrets to her family's enigmatic past during World War II.
La Côte d'Azur, 1998. In the sun-dappled south of France, Emilie de la Martinires, the last of her gilded line, inherits her childhood home, a magnificent château and vineyard. With the property comes a mountain of debt and almost as many questions. Paris, 1944. A bright, young British office clerk, Constance Carruthers, is sent undercover to Paris to be part of Churchill's Special Operations Executive during the climax of the Nazi occupation. Separated from her contacts in the Resistance, she soon stumbles into the heart of a prominent family who regularly entertain elite members of the German military even as they plot to liberate France.
Alternate Title: Lavender garden
ISBN: 9781476703565
1476703558
9781476703558
Statement of Responsibility: Lucinda Riley
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (page 403)
Subject Headings: France Fiction World War, 1939-1945 Fiction
Genre/Form: Love stories
Topical Term: World War, 1939-1945
LCCN: 2013005536
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