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The heart of the Ritz

The heart of the Ritz

Devenish, Luke,eauthor; Vuletic, Jennifer, narrator

Four women join forces to survive the invasion of Paris with conviction, courage - and style France, April 1940. Polly Hartford has been sent across oceans to her Aunt Marjorie, known only from letters. When Marjorie dies in suspicious circumstances, Polly is left with her aunt's loaded pistol in a beautiful Hermes handbag - and to the care of Marjorie's three friends: an elegant Comtesse, a gutter-born film star, and a big-hearted American heiress. Polly is taken to live at the Hotel Ritz, where those who live there think money protects them from war. But when the Nazis invade, the illusion is shattered. As Paris deteriorates, Polly and her guardians face the horrors of the Occupation with courage, humour, style - even romance - and discover just what they are capable of

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Published Melbourne: Bolinda Audio, 2019
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  • Guille-Allès – Earliest copy due back 8th August 2020

    Barcode Shelfmark Loan type Status
    11172177 Adult fiction CD Adult fiction spoken word on cd Due back 8th August 2020

Details

Statement of responsibility: Luke Devenish
ISBN: 065561835X, 9780655618355
Performers: Narrated by Jennifer Vuletic.
Physical Description: 13 CDs (16 hr., 3 min.) : digital, stereo
Subject: Paris (France) History 1940-1944 Fiction.; Paris (France) History 1944- Fiction.; World War, 1939-1945 France Paris Fiction.