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A Single Thread [electronic resource] : Unabridged edition
A Single Thread [electronic resource] : Unabridged edition
Chevalier, Tracy2019
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It is 1932, and the losses of the First World War are still keenly felt.Violet Speedwell, mourning for both her fiancé and her brother and regarded by society as a ‘surplus woman’ unlikely to marry, resolves to escape her suffocating mother and strike out alone.A new life awaits her in Winchester. Yes, it is one of draughty boarding-houses and sidelong glances at her naked ring finger from younger colleagues; but it is also a life gleaming with independence and opportunity. Violet falls in with the broderers, a disparate group of women charged with embroidering kneelers for the Cathedral, and is soon entwined in their lives and their secrets. As the almost unthinkable threat of a second Great War appears on the horizon Violet collects a few secrets of her own that could just change everything…
Imprint:
[Place of publication not identified] : HarperCollins, 2019
Collation:
1 online resource (1 audio file)
ISBN:
9780008153854
Language:
English
BRN:
2902679
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