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As bright as heaven : a novel / Susan Meissner.

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  • 19 of 25 copies available at Sitka.
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Glenwood and Souris Regional Library.

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Glenwood and Souris Regional Library F MEISSNER 2018 (Text) 367640000143035 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -
Bren Del Win Centennial Library F Meissner (Text) 36320000347799 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -
Castlegar Public Library FIC MEI (Text) 35146002061331 Fiction Volume hold Available -
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Portage la Prairie Regional Library AF MEI (Text) 3675000213262 Adult Fiction Volume hold Checked out 12/22/2018
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780399585968 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 387 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Berkley, 2018.

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Summary, etc.:
"In 1918, Philadelphia was a city teeming with promise. Even as its young men went off to fight in the Great War, there were opportunities for a fresh start on its cobblestone streets. Into this bustling town, came Pauline Bright and her husband, filled with hope that they could now give their three daughters--Evelyn, Maggie, and Willa--a chance at a better life. Their dreams are short-lived. Just months after they arrive, the Spanish Flu reaches the shores of America. As the pandemic claims more than twelve thousand victims in their adopted city, they find their lives left with a world that looks nothing like the one they knew. But even as they lose loved ones, they take in a baby orphaned by the disease who becomes their single source of hope. Amidst the tragedy and challenges that surround them, they learn what they cannot live without--and what they are willing to do about it. Under the Canopy of Heaven is the compelling story of a mother and her daughters who find themselves in a harsh world not of their making, which will either crush their resolve to survive or purify it."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Influenza Epidemic, 1918-1919 > Fiction.
Mothers and daughters > Fiction.
Genre: Domestic fiction.
Historical fiction.

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