The Resource Dear Mrs. Bird : a novel, A J Pearce, (electronic resource)

Dear Mrs. Bird : a novel, A J Pearce, (electronic resource)

Label
Dear Mrs. Bird : a novel
Title
Dear Mrs. Bird
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
A J Pearce
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"London, 1940. Emmeline Lake is Doing Her Bit for the war effort, volunteering as a telephone operator with the Auxiliary Fire Services. When Emmy sees an advertisement for a job at the London Evening Chronicle, her dreams of becoming a Lady War Correspondent suddenly seem achievable. But the job turns out to be working as a typist for the fierce and renowned advice columnist, Henrietta Bird. Emmy is disappointed, but gamely bucks up and buckles down. Mrs. Bird is very clear: letters containing any Unpleasantness must go straight in the bin. But when Emmy reads poignant notes from women who may have Gone Too Far with the wrong men, or who can't bear to let their children be evacuated, she is unable to resist responding. As the German planes make their nightly raids, and London picks up the smoldering pieces each morning, Emmy secretly begins to write back to the readers who have poured out their troubles"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pearce, A. J.
Dewey number
823/.92
Index
index present
LC call number
PR6116.E675
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Advice columnists
  • Female friendship
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • FICTION
  • FICTION
  • FICTION
Label
Dear Mrs. Bird : a novel, A J Pearce, (electronic resource)
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=372&titleID=3717644
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781501170089
Lccn
2018014770
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
530a469e-3a3e-4a6c-90a8-7dfecf448cb0
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1029771231
Label
Dear Mrs. Bird : a novel, A J Pearce, (electronic resource)
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=372&titleID=3717644
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781501170089
Lccn
2018014770
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
530a469e-3a3e-4a6c-90a8-7dfecf448cb0
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1029771231

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