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The stars are fire / Anita Shreve.

The stars are fire / Anita Shreve.
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Shelf Location Collection Volume Ref. Branch Status Due Date
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Adult Fiction   Double Bay . Available .  
F SHRE
Adult Fiction Store   Double Bay . *, Store .  
F SHRE
Adult Fiction   Paddington . Available .  
F SHRE
Adult Fiction   Paddington . Available .  
F SHRE
Adult Fiction   Watsons Bay . Available .  
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ISBN 9781408702994 (paperback)
Author Shreve, Anita author.
Title The stars are fire / Anita Shreve.
Publisher/Date London : Little, Brown, 2017.
©2017
Pagination etc. 241 pages ; 24 cm
Summary Note October 1947. After a summer long drought, fires break out all along the Maine coast and are soon racing out of control. Five months pregnant, Grace Holland is left alone to protect her two toddlers when her husband, Gene, joins the volunteer firefighters. Along with her best friend, Rosie, and Rosie's two young children, Grace watches helplessly as their houses burn to the ground, the flames finally forcing them all into the ocean as a last resort. Awaiting news of their husbands' fate, facing an uncertain future in a town that no longer exists, Grace discovers joys and triumphs she could never have expected her narrow life with Gene could contain.
Subject Great Fire, Maine, 1947 -- Fiction
Life change events -- Fiction
Single mothers -- Fiction
Wildfires -- Maine -- Fiction
Forest fires -- Maine -- Fiction
Domestic fiction.
Shelf Location F SHRE
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