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Beaufort - St. Helena Branch FIC YAL (Text) 0530005616923 Adult Fiction Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780143120674
  • ISBN: 0143120670
  • Physical Description: 277 pages ; 20 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 2012.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"First published in Great Britain by Atlantic Books Ltd. 2011"--T.p. verso.
Summary, etc.:
Set in contemporary and World War II France, this is the story of Sister Bernard: her forbidden love, her uncertain faith, and her guilt-ridden past. "Obedience" is a powerful exploration of one woman's struggle to reconcile her aching need to be loved with her fear of God's wrath.
Subject: Nuns > France > Fiction.
Soldiers > Fiction.
Betrayal > Fiction.
France > History > German occupation, 1940-1945 > Fiction.
Genre: Psychological fiction.
Love stories.
Historical fiction.

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