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  • ISBN: 9781250622778
  • ISBN: 9781250759894
  • ISBN: 1250622778
  • ISBN: 1250759897
  • Physical Description: 350 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Griffin, 2020.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes interview with author and reading group questions.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Summary, etc.:
"Living through WWII working in a Paris bookstore with her young daughter, Vivi, and fighting for her life, Charlotte is no victim, she is a survivor. But can she survive the next chapter of her life? Alternating between wartime Paris and 1950s New York publishing, Paris Never Leaves You is an extraordinary story of resilience, love, and impossible choices, exploring how survival never comes without a cost. The war is over, but the past is never past."-- Provided by publisher.
During the war the "city of lights" was darkened by blackouts, curfews, and constant fear. Charlotte was a survivor, working in a Paris bookstore and raising her young daughter, Vivi. Now in the 1950s, in the publishing world of Manhattan, giddy with postwar abundance and optimism, Charlotte learns that survival never comes without a cost-- and the past is never past. -- adapted from jacket
Subject: World War, 1939-1945 > France > Fiction.
Survival > Fiction.
Single mothers > Fiction.
Bookstores > Fiction.
Booksellers and bookselling > Fiction.
Nineteen fifties > Fiction.
Paris (France) > Fiction.
Manhattan (New York, N.Y.) > Fiction.
FICTION / Historical / World War II.
FICTION / Women.
FICTION / Family Life / General.
Booksellers and bookselling.
Nineteen fifties.
Single mothers.
France > Paris.
New York (State) > New York > Manhattan.
Survival after airplane accidents, shipwrecks, etc > Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 > Fiction.
Single parents > Fiction.
Bookstores > Fiction.
Paris (France) > Fiction.
Manhattan (New York, N.Y.) > Fiction.
Genre: Fiction.
Historical fiction.
War fiction.
War stories.
War fiction.
Historical fiction.

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