The Resource Fever at dawn, (ebook)

Fever at dawn, (ebook)

Label
Fever at dawn
Title
Fever at dawn
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Fever at Dawn has the sweetness of The Rosie Project and the pathos of The Fault in Our Stars . . . A book to fall in love with." - Herald Sun It's 1945 and Mikl<U+00be>s is looking for a wife. The fact that he has six months left to live doesn't discourage him - he isn't one to let small problems like that stand in the way, especially not after he's survived a concentration camp. Currently marooned in an all-male sanatorium in Sweden, and desperate to get out, he acquires the names of the 117 Hungarian women also recovering in Sweden and writes each of them a letter in his beautiful cursive hand. Luckily for him, Lili decides to write back. Drawn from the real-life letters of P<U+00da>ter G<U+00df>rdos's parents, and reminiscent of the film Life Is Beautiful,Fever at Dawn is a vibrant, ribald, and unforgettable tale, showing the death-defying power of the human will to live and to love. "At once heartrending and lighthearted, this romance covers enormous ground in love and war, joy and tragedy." - Shelf Awareness, starred review "A riveting and high-spirited journey from the brink of death toward life, [Fever at Dawn] asserts the power of love." - Julie Orringer, author of The Invisible Bridge
Member of
Cataloging source
Midwest
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gárdos, Péter
Dewey number
894.51134
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Szasz, Liz
  • hoopla digital
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gardos, Miklos
  • Jews, Hungarian
  • Holocaust survivors
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Letter writing
  • Terminally ill
  • Electronic books
  • Hungary
Target audience
adult
Label
Fever at dawn, (ebook)
Link
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Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780544770331
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12017009
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12017009
System control number
MWT12017009
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Fever at dawn, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780544770331
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12017009
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12017009
System control number
MWT12017009
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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