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A Mistletoe Kiss: World War 2 Saga

A Mistletoe Kiss: World War 2 Saga (Paperback)

By Flynn, Katie

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It was only a mistletoe kiss, Miss. Preece told herself, stepping out into the icy December evening and locking the library doors behind her. A mistletoe kiss means nothing, everyone knows that; but this did not quench the warm glow inside her. Hetty Gilbert is a canal child with... no permanent address, so when she needs to join the library, she cannot do so. Miss. Preece dislikes children, but Hetty's longing for books touches a chord and she stretches the rules to allow the girl to read on the premises. Soon, Hetty's chief desire is to become a librarian like her friend. But with war on the horizon, their lives will never be the same. In 1939 Hetty joins in the war effort, for her knowledge of canal boats is desperately needed, whilst Miss. Preece can only sit and listen to the dangers her young friend faces, knowing she herself can do nothing to help. But her chance will come, and with it the meaning behind that fragile mistletoe kiss...
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ISBN 9780099550488
Released NZ 15 Dec 2010
Publisher Cornerstone
Format Paperback
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ISBN-13 9780099550488
Stock Available
Status Indent title (sourced internationally), usually ships 4-6 weeks post release/order
Publisher Cornerstone
Imprint Arrow Books Ltd
Released 15 Dec 2010
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Flynn, Katie
Category Modern Fiction
Number of Pages 448
Dimensions Width: 129mm
Height: 198mm
Spine: 27mm
Dewey Code 823.92
Weight 309g
Interest Age 14+ years
Reading Age 14+ years
NBS Text General & Literary Fiction
ONIX Text General/trade