The Haunted Bookshop

The Haunted Bookshop

Audiobook CD - 2014
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Set in a lovingly evoked Brooklyn just after the end of World War I, The Haunted Bookshop cleverly juxtaposes a pair of middle-aged bookshop owners and two young lovers with a nest of German saboteurs, complete with mysterious clues, red herrings, blushing romance, derring-do, a desperate race to the rescue, and an explosion. More important, the novel is an eloquent hymn to the bookseller's trade and a fervent plea for the revivifying and redemptive power of literature. The unifying thread of this book, and indeed of the life and work of its author, is its passionate avowal: all that the world and everybody in it needs is a good book.
Publisher: [Ashland, Oregon] : Blackstone Audio, Inc., [2014]
Edition: Unabridged
Copyright Date: ℗2014
ISBN: 9781483032993
148303299X
9781483032979
1483032973
Branch Call Number: TALK MORLEY CD
Characteristics: audio file,CD audio
digital,optical,stereo
5 sound discs (6 hr.) : digital, CD audio ; 4 3/4 in

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