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Shoes for Anthony

(2015)
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This 1944 World War Two drama tells the story of Anthony, a boy living in a deprived Welsh village, anticipating the arrival of American troops. Suddenly, a German plane crashes into the village mountain. A Polish prisoner-of-war survives and is brought into the community where he builds a close relationship with Anthony. Later, the villagers discover one of the Germans on the plane has survived and is still on the mountain.

Joyous, thrilling, and nostalgic, Emma Kennedy’s Shoes For Anthony will have you wiping your eyes one moment and beaming from ear-to-ear the next. This is a small gem of a novel that reviewers (and readers) will cherish.

Genre: Historical

Praise for this book

"Moving, memorable and magnificent." - Clare Balding

"Heart-warming, evocative, I couldn't put this down. Utterly brilliant." - Katie Fforde


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Hardback Editions

June 2017 : USA Library Binding
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Title: Shoes for Anthony (Center Point Premier Fiction (Largeprint))
Author(s): Emma Kennedy
ISBN: 1-68324-412-5 / 978-1-68324-412-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Center Point Pub
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January 2017 : USA Hardback
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Title: Shoes for Anthony: A Novel
Author(s): Emma Kennedy
ISBN: 1-250-09096-2 / 978-1-250-09096-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Thomas Dunne Books
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May 2015 : UK Hardback
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Title: Shoes for Anthony
Author(s): Emma Kennedy
ISBN: 0-09-195662-5 / 978-0-09-195662-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Ebury Press (Fiction)
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Paperback Editions

2001 : UK Paperback
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Title: Shoes for Anthony
Author(s): Emma Kennedy
ISBN: 0-09-195663-3 / 978-0-09-195663-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Ebury Press (Fiction)
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May 2015 : UK Paperback
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Title: Shoes for Anthony
Author(s): Emma Kennedy
ISBN: 1-78503-073-6 / 978-1-78503-073-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Ebury Press (Fiction)
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Audio Editions

May 2016 : UK Audio CD

Title: Shoes For Anthony
Author(s): Emma Kennedy
ISBN: 1-78502-191-5 / 978-1-78502-191-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Magna Story Sound
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May 2015 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Shoes for Anthony
Author(s): Emma Kennedy
Publisher: Random House Audiobooks
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May 2015 : Australia Audio edition
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Title: Shoes for Anthony
Author(s): Emma Kennedy
Publisher: Random House Audiobooks
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May 2015 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: Shoes for Anthony
Author(s): Emma Kennedy
Publisher: Random House Audiobooks
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May 2015 : UK Audio edition
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Title: Shoes for Anthony
Author(s): Emma Kennedy
Publisher: Random House Audiobooks
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Kindle Editions

January 2017 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: Shoes for Anthony: A Novel
Author(s): Emma Kennedy
Publisher: Thomas Dunne Books
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May 2015 : Australia, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Shoes for Anthony
Author(s): Emma Kennedy
Publisher: Ebury Digital
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