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The Swallow and the Hummingbird

(2004)
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When George Bolton returns home to Devon at the end of the war, Rita assumes that her childhood sweetheart will marry her and that their future will be a reassuring continuation of their past. But the boy who joined the RAF has come back a man, and a man irrevocably changed by the horrors that he has seen. Unable to settle back into the sleepy seaside village, George resolves to spend a year on the family farm in Argentina, and, despite her disappointment, Rita promises to wait for him.

Rita keeps her promise. But for George there are irresistible temptations, and an agonising choice to make ...

Genre: Literary Fiction

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January 2006 : UK Hardback

Title: The Swallow And The Hummingbird (Large Print Edition)
Author(s): Santa Montefiore
ISBN: 0-7540-7965-1 / 978-0-7540-7965-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Chivers Large Print
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February 2004 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Swallow and the Hummingbird
Author(s): Santa Montefiore
ISBN: 0-340-82291-0 / 978-0-340-82291-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
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January 2014 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Swallow and the Hummingbird
Author(s): Santa Montefiore
ISBN: 1-4711-3206-4 / 978-1-4711-3206-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Simon & Schuster UK
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September 2004 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Swallow and the Hummingbird
Author(s): Santa Montefiore
ISBN: 0-340-83260-6 / 978-0-340-83260-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Hodder Paperbacks
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October 2004 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Swallow and the Hummingbird
Author(s): Santa Montefiore
ISBN: 0-340-82293-7 / 978-0-340-82293-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Hodder Paperbacks
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March 2004 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Swallow and the Hummingbird
Author(s): Santa Montefiore
ISBN: 0-340-82292-9 / 978-0-340-82292-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Hodder Paperbacks
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November 2005 : UK Audio CD
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Title: The Swallow and the Hummingbird
Author(s): Santa Montefiore
ISBN: 1-4074-7643-2 / 978-1-4074-7643-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Whole Story Audiobooks
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2005 : UK Audio Cassette
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Title: THE SWALLOW AND THE HUMMINGBIRD AUDIO CASSETTES
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ISBN: 1-84505-256-0 / 978-1-84505-256-0 (UK edition)
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2005 : USA Audio CD
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Title: Swallow and the Hummingbird
Author(s): Santa Montefiore and Juanita McMahon
ISBN: 1-4193-4417-X / 978-1-4193-4417-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Recorded Books
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January 2014 : Canada Kindle edition
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Title: The Swallow and the Hummingbird
Author(s): Santa Montefiore
Publisher: Simon & Schuster UK
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January 2014 : UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Swallow and the Hummingbird
Author(s): Santa Montefiore
Publisher: Simon & Schuster UK
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