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Everyone Brave is Forgiven

(2016)
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The instant New York Times bestseller from Chris Cleave - the unforgettable novel about three lives entangled during World War II, told "with dazzling prose, sharp English wit, and compassion... a powerful portrait of war's effects on those who fight and those left behind" (People, Book of the Week).

London, 1939. The day war is declared, Mary North leaves finishing school unfinished, goes straight to the War Office, and signs up. Tom Shaw decides to ignore the war - until he learns his roommate Alistair Heath has unexpectedly enlisted. Then the conflict can no longer be avoided. Young, bright, and brave, Mary is certain she'd be a marvelous spy. When she is - bewilderingly - made a teacher, she finds herself defying prejudice to protect the children her country would rather forget. Tom, meanwhile, finds that he will do anything for Mary.

And when Mary and Alistair meet, it is love, as well as war, that will test them in ways they could not have imagined, entangling three lives in violence and passion, friendship and deception, inexorably shaping their hopes and dreams.

Set in London during the years of 1939 - 1942, when citizens had slim hope of survival, much less victory; and on the strategic island of Malta, which was daily devastated by the Axis barrage, Everyone Brave is Forgiven features little-known history and a perfect wartime love story inspired by the real-life love letters between Chris Cleave's grandparents. This dazzling novel dares us to understand that, against the great theater of world events, it is the intimate losses, the small battles, the daily human triumphs that change us most.

Genre: Historical    

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May 2016 : USA Hardback
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Title: Everyone Brave Is Forgiven (Thorndike Core)
Author(s): Chris Cleave
ISBN: 1-4104-8978-7 / 978-1-4104-8978-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Thorndike Press Large Print
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May 2016 : USA Hardback
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Title: Everyone Brave Is Forgiven
Author(s): Chris Cleave
ISBN: 0-385-68502-5 / 978-0-385-68502-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Bond Street Books
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May 2016 : USA Hardback
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Title: Everyone Brave is Forgiven
Author(s): Chris Cleave
ISBN: 1-5011-2437-4 / 978-1-5011-2437-2 (USA edition)
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April 2016 : UK Hardback
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Title: Everyone Brave Is Forgiven
Author(s): Chris Cleave
ISBN: 1-4736-1869-X / 978-1-4736-1869-5 (UK edition)
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June 2017 : USA Paperback
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Title: Everyone Brave Is Forgiven
Author(s): Chris Cleave
ISBN: 0-385-68504-1 / 978-0-385-68504-7 (USA edition)
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March 2017 : USA Paperback
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Title: Everyone Brave is Forgiven
Author(s): Chris Cleave
ISBN: 1-5011-2438-2 / 978-1-5011-2438-9 (USA edition)
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March 2017 : USA Paperback
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Title: Everyone Brave is Forgiven (Thorndike Press Large Print Core)
Author(s): Chris Cleave
ISBN: 1-4328-3778-8 / 978-1-4328-3778-5 (USA edition)
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January 2017 : UK Paperback
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Title: Everyone Brave Is Forgiven
Author(s): Chris Cleave
ISBN: 1-4736-1871-1 / 978-1-4736-1871-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Sceptre
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January 2017 : UK Paperback
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Title: Everyone Brave Is Forgiven
Author(s): Chris Cleave
ISBN: 1-4736-2686-2 / 978-1-4736-2686-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Sceptre
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May 2016 : USA Paperback
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Title: Everyone Brave Is Forgiven
Author(s): Chris Cleave
ISBN: 1-5011-4081-7 / 978-1-5011-4081-5 (USA edition)
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April 2016 : UK Paperback
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Title: Everyone Brave Is Forgiven
Author(s): Chris Cleave
ISBN: 1-4736-1870-3 / 978-1-4736-1870-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Sceptre
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April 2016 : UK Paperback
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Title: Everyone Brave Is Forgiven
Author(s): Chris Cleave
ISBN: 1-4736-4167-5 / 978-1-4736-4167-9 (UK edition)
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April 2016 : UK Paperback
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Title: Everyone Brave is Forgiven
Author(s): CLEAVE CHRIS
ISBN: 1-4736-4088-1 / 978-1-4736-4088-7 (UK edition)
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Title: Everyone Brave Is Forgiven
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Title: Everyone Brave Is Forgiven
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May 2016 : UK Audio edition
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Title: Everyone Brave Is Forgiven
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Publisher: Simon & Schuster Audio
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April 2016 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Everyone Brave Is Forgiven
Author(s): Chris Cleave
Publisher: Sceptre
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Title: Everyone Brave Is Forgiven
Author(s): Chris Cleave
Publisher: Sceptre
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Title: Everyone Brave is Forgiven
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Title: Everyone Brave Is Forgiven
Author(s): Chris Cleave
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April 2016 : UK Kindle edition
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Title: Everyone Brave Is Forgiven
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Publisher: Sceptre
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