The Resource Under a Sardinian sky, Sara Alexander., (ebook)

Under a Sardinian sky, Sara Alexander., (ebook)

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Under a Sardinian sky
Title
Under a Sardinian sky
Statement of responsibility
Sara Alexander.
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Language
eng
Summary
Set against the beautiful backdrop of post-World War II Sardinia, Sara Alexander's evocative novel is a sweeping story of star-crossed romance between an American lieutenant and a local girl. Sometimes a family's deepest silences hide the most important secrets. For Mina, a London-based travel writer, the enigmatic silence surrounding her aunt Carmela has become a personal obsession. Carmela disappeared from her Italian hometown long ago and is mentioned only in fragments and whispers. Mina has resisted prying, respectful of her family's Sardinian reserve. But now, with her mother battling cancer, it's time to learn the truth. In 1952, Simius is a busy Sardinian town surrounded by fertile farms and orchards. Carmela Chirigoni, a farmer's daughter and talented seamstress, is engaged to Franco, son of the area's wealthiest family. Everyone agrees it's a good match. But Carmela's growing doubts about Franco's possessiveness are magnified when she meets Captain Joe Kavanagh. Joe, an American officer stationed at a local army base, is charismatic, intelligent, and married. Hired as his interpreter, Carmela resolves to ignore her feelings, knowing that any future together must bring upheaval and heartache to both families. As Mina follows the threads of Carmela's life to uncover her fate, she will discover a past still deeply alive in the present, revealing a story of hope, sacrifice, and extraordinary love
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1976-
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Alexander, Sara
Dewey number
823/.92
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print clean reads
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  • Travel writers
  • Family secrets
  • Aunts
  • Electronic books
  • Sardinia (Italy)
Target audience
adult
Label
Under a Sardinian sky, Sara Alexander., (ebook)
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online resource
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cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781496706379
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(electronic bk.)
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computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12413022
Specific material designation
remote
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MWT12413022
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Under a Sardinian sky, Sara Alexander., (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
9781496706379
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12413022
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
MWT12413022
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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