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  • 10 of 38 copies available at NC Cardinal. (Show)
  • 2 of 4 copies available at Fontana Regional Library.

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25 current holds with 38 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Albert Carlton - Cashiers Community Library LP SCOTTOLINE (Text) 39493110020171 Adult Large Print New Fiction In process -
Hudson (Fontana) LP SCOTTOLINE (Text) 39493109963654 Adult Large Print New Fiction Available -
Jackson County Public Library LP SCOTTOLINE (Text) 39493109366007 Adult Large Print New Fiction Available -
Macon County Public Library LP SCOTTOLINE (Text) 39493109343691 Adult Large Print New Fiction Checked out 05/28/2021

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780593395660
  • ISBN: 0593395662
  • Physical Description: xii, 711 pages (large print) : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First large print edition.
  • Publisher: [New York] : Random House Large Print [2021]

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
"Elisabetta, Marco, and Sandro grow up as best friends, despite their differences. Elisabetta is a feisty beauty who dreams of becoing a novelist, Marco a handsome cyclist with a secret, and Sandro a Jewish mathematics prodigy. Soon their friendship ripens to romance, and Marco and Sandro vie to win Elisabetta. Meanwhile war threatens the world, and Mussolini leads Italy down a dark path. Harsh restrictions against Italian Jews take legal root, blocking Sandro from finishing his studies. Marco, who works at the local Fascist office, fears that his party is destroying his best friend, but his loyalty is torn. Caught in the middle, Elisabetta struggles to survive as her life crumbles around her. Then the Nazis invade Rome, and a shocking historical event decides the fate of the threesome, once and for all."--Page 4 of cover.
Subject: World War, 1939-1945 > Fiction.
Antisemitism > Italy > Fiction.
Jews > Fiction.
Survival > Fiction.
Mothers and sons > Fiction.
Triangles (Interpersonal relations) > Fiction.
Large type books.
Rome > Fiction.
Rome (Italy) > History > 20th century > Fiction.
Italy > History > 1922-1945 > Fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.

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