Thalia.de

Goodbye, Piccadilly

War at Home, 1914

In 1914, Britain faces a new kind of war. For Edward and Beatrice Hunter, their children, servants and neighbours, life will never be the same again. Perfect for fans of Downton Abbey and Barbara Taylor-Bradford.
For David, the eldest, war means a chance to do something noble; but enlisting will break his mother's heart. His sister Diana, nineteen and beautiful, longs for marriage. She has her heart set on Charles Wroughton, son of Earl Wroughton, but Charles will never be allowed to marry a banker's daughter. Below stairs, Cook and Ada, the head housemaid, grow more terrified of German invasion with every newspaper atrocity story. Ethel, under housemaid, can't help herself when it comes to men and now soldiers add to the temptation; yet there's more to this flighty girl than meets the eye.
The once-tranquil village of Northcote reels under an influx of khaki volunteers, wounded soldiers and Belgian refugees. The war is becoming more dangerous and everyone must find a way to adapt to this rapidly changing world.
Goodbye Piccadilly is the first book in the War at Home series by Cynthia Harrod-Eagles, author of the much-loved Morland Dynasty novels. Set against the real events of 1914, Goodbye Piccadilly is extraordinary in scope and imagination and is a compelling introduction to the Hunter family.
Rezension
An insightful look at the impact of war on everyday lives Choice
Portrait
Cynthia Harrod-Eagles is the author of the hugely popular Morland Dynasty novels, which have captivated and enthralled readers for decades. She is also the author of the contemporary Bill Slider Mystery series, as well as her new series, War at Home, which is an epic family drama set against the backdrop of World War I. Cynthia´s passions are music, wine, horses, architecture and the English countryside.
… weiterlesen
In den Warenkorb
Filialabholung

Versandkostenfrei

Bezahlung bei Abholung

Beschreibung

Produktdetails


Einband Taschenbuch
Seitenzahl 400
Erscheinungsdatum 04.12.2014
Sprache Englisch
ISBN 978-0-7515-5628-5
Reihe War at Home
Verlag Little Brown & Co Inc
Maße (L/B/H) 197/129/25 mm
Gewicht 274
Buch (Taschenbuch, Englisch)
9,99
inkl. gesetzl. MwSt.
Versandfertig in 1 - 2 Wochen
Versandkostenfrei
In den Warenkorb
Filialabholung

Versandkostenfrei

Bezahlung bei Abholung

Andere Kunden interessierten sich auch für

  • 1822224
    The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay
    von Michael Chabon
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    8,04
  • 34910866
    The Life List
    von Lori Nelson Spielman
    (5)
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    6,99 bisher 9,70
  • 4570744
    The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
    von Mark Haddon
    (11)
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    6,89
  • 43809866
    It Ends with Us
    von Colleen Hoover
    (3)
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    8,99 bisher 11,50
  • 43606427
    A Little Life
    von Hanya Yanagihara
    (3)
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    9,99
  • 46008893
    4 3 2 1 (4321)
    von Paul Auster
    (1)
    Buch (gebundene Ausgabe)
    13,99
  • 42413879
    All the Light We Cannot See
    von Anthony Doerr
    (3)
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    7,87 bisher 10,49
  • 43315739
    A Little Life
    von Hanya Yanagihara
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    8,90 bisher 11,99
  • 46023261
    The Noise of Time
    von Julian Barnes
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    6,99
  • 15053199
    Silver Bay
    von Jojo Moyes
    (1)
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    7,99 bisher 9,99
  • 29974749
    Me Before You
    von Jojo Moyes
    (7)
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    8,85 bisher 11,80
  • 15399648
    Animal Farm
    von George Orwell
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    7,89
  • 18787858
    The Horse Dancer
    von Jojo Moyes
    (1)
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    8,69
  • 46063082
    The Seven Sisters 03. The Shadow Sister
    von Lucinda Riley
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    7,99
  • 46390432
    Stay With Me
    von Adebayo Ayobami
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    12,99
  • 45402946
    4 3 2 1 (4321)
    von Paul Auster
    Buch (gebundene Ausgabe)
    14,99
  • 11640077
    Dead Poets Society
    von Nancy H. Kleinbaum
    (1)
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    6,99
  • 19254143
    The Catcher in the Rye
    von J.D. Salinger
    (4)
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    6,09
  • 19261485
    To Kill a Mockingbird. 50th Anniversary Edition
    von Harper Lee
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    6,09
  • 46438779
    This Was A Man
    von Jeffrey Archer
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    6,09

Kundenbewertungen


Es wurden noch keine Bewertungen geschrieben.

Wird oft zusammen gekauft

Goodbye, Piccadilly

Goodbye, Piccadilly

von Cynthia Harrod-Eagles

Buch (Taschenbuch, Englisch)
9,99
+
=
The Street of a Thousand Blossoms

The Street of a Thousand Blossoms

von Gail Tsukiyama

Buch (Taschenbuch)
15,99
+
=

für

25,98

inkl. gesetzl. MwSt.

Alle kaufen