The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society

The beloved, life-affirming international bestseller which has sold over 5 million copies worldwide - now a major film starring Lily James, Matthew Goode, Jessica Brown Findlay, Tom Courtenay and Penelope Wilton To give them hope she must tell their story It's 1946. The war is over, and Juliet Ashton has writer's block. But when she receives a letter from Dawsey Adams of Guernsey – a total stranger living halfway across the Channel, who has come across her name written in a second hand book – she enters into a correspondence with him, and in time with all the members of the extraordinary Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society. Through their letters, the society tell Juliet about life on the island, their love of books – and the long shadow cast by their time living under German occupation. Drawn into their irresistible world, Juliet sets sail for the island, changing her life forever.

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  • Author : Mary Ann Shaffer
  • Publisher : A&C Black
  • Pages : 256 pages
  • ISBN : 1408803313
  • Rating : 4/5 from 3781 reviews
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The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society

The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society
  • Author : Mary Ann Shaffer,Annie Barrows
  • Publisher : A&C Black
  • Release : 10 May 2009
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The beloved, life-affirming international bestseller which has sold over 5 million copies worldwide - now a major film starring Lily James, Matthew Goode, Jessica Brown Findlay, Tom Courtenay and Penelope Wilton To give them hope she must tell their story It's 1946. The war is over, and Juliet Ashton has writer's block. But when she receives a letter from Dawsey Adams of Guernsey – a total stranger living halfway across the Channel, who has come across her name written in a second hand

The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society (Random House Reader's Circle Deluxe Reading Group Edition)

The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society (Random House Reader's Circle Deluxe Reading Group Edition)
  • Author : Annie Barrows,Mary Ann Shaffer
  • Publisher : Dial Press
  • Release : 12 December 2011
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#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NOW A NETFLIX FILM This deluxe eBook edition of The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society features more than eighty additional pages of exclusive, author-approved annotations throughout the text to enrich your reading experience. You can access the eBook annotations with a simple click or tap on your eReader via the convenient links. Access them as you read the novel or as supplemental material after finishing the entire story. There is also Random House Reader’

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  • Publisher : Random House Australia
  • Release : 12 June 2015
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The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society (Movie Tie-In Edition)
  • Author : Mary Ann Shaffer,Annie Barrows
  • Publisher : Dial Press Trade Paperback
  • Release : 10 July 2018
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#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NOW A NETFLIX FILM • A remarkable tale of the island of Guernsey during the German Occupation, and of a society as extraordinary as its name. “Treat yourself to this book, please—I can’t recommend it highly enough.”—Elizabeth Gilbert, author of Eat, Pray, Love “I wonder how the book got to Guernsey? Perhaps there is some sort of secret homing instinct in books that brings them to their perfect readers.” January 1946: London is emerging from

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  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing USA
  • Release : 10 August 2010
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  • Release : 09 November 2021
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  • Publisher : Scribner
  • Release : 07 May 2019
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  • Publisher : Allen & Unwin
  • Release : 02 July 2021
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  • Release : 14 August 2018
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  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 29 August 2013
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  • Publisher : Bookclub in a Box
  • Release : 17 August 2010
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Guernsey is one of four British Channel Islands that was occupied for five years (1940-1945) by the Nazis. This extraordinary story is one that few people, except for historians, are aware of. Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows have recreated the wartime atmosphere in postwar London and Guernsey through the journalist, Juliet Ashton, and her relationship with the islanders. It all started with a letter from a farmer, Dawsey Adams, who was trying to track down books by Charles Lamb.

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