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In the silence of the snow

In the silence of the snow

Blair, Jessica, 1923- author

French-born Marie Gabin forms a friendship with Veronica Attwood in their final two years at school, but this is tested when Marie is forced to disclose a secret to her friend. In the shadow of this revelation, the girls grow up on a country estate in North Yorkshire. The First World War takes its toll when Marie loses the man she loves and Veronica's husband suffers injuries which eventually leave her a widow, but she finds consolation in her love for the land. Returning to France, Marie marries her childhood sweetheart, but once again life brings involvement in war for the two friends

Hardback, Book. English. Saga.
Published London: Piatkus, 2013
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Statement of responsibility: Jessica Blair
ISBN: 0748130535, 0749956291, 9780748130535, 9780749956295
Physical Description: 422 pages ; 23 cm