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The museum of broken promises / Elizabeth Buchan ; read by Joan Walker.

The museum of broken promises / Elizabeth Buchan ; read by Joan Walker.
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CD F BUCH
Adult Spoken Word Compact Disc   Double Bay . Available .  
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ISBN 9780655639336
Author Buchan, Elizabeth author.
Title The museum of broken promises / Elizabeth Buchan ; read by Joan Walker.
Edition MP3 edition ; Unabridged.
Publisher/Date Tullamarine, Victoria : Bolinda Audio, 2019.
©2019.
Pagination etc. 1 MP3 disc (approximately 12 hours, 12 minutes) : digital ; 12 cm.
Performer note Read by Joan Walker.
Summary Note Paris, today. The Museum of Broken Promises is a place of wonder and sadness, hope and loss. Every object in the museum has been donated, a cake tin, a wedding veil, a baby's shoe. And each represent a moment of grief or terrible betrayal. The museum is a place where people come to speak to the ghosts of the past and, sometimes, to lay them to rest. Laure, the owner and curator, has also hidden artefacts from her own painful youth amongst the objects on display. Prague, 1985. Recovering from the sudden death of her father, Laure flees to Prague. But life behind the Iron Curtain is a complex thing: drab and grey yet charged with danger. Laure cannot begin to comprehend the dark, political currents that run beneath the surface of this communist city. Until, that is, she meets a young dissident musician. Her love for him will have terrible and unforeseen consequences. It is only years later, having created the museum, that Laure can finally face up to her past and celebrate the passionate love which has directed her life.
Subject Museums -- Fiction
Museum curators -- Fiction
Musicians -- Fiction
Interpersonal attraction -- Fiction
Man-woman relationships -- Fiction
Betrayal -- Fiction
Paris (France) -- Fiction
Prague (Czech Republic) -- Fiction
Historical fiction.
Psychological fiction.
Audiobooks.
Added Author Walker, Joan narrator.
Shelf Location CD F BUCH
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