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The Resource La's orchestra saves the world, Alexander McCall Smith

La's orchestra saves the world, Alexander McCall Smith

Label
La's orchestra saves the world
Title
La's orchestra saves the world
Statement of responsibility
Alexander McCall Smith
Title variation
Las orchestra saves the world
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Lavender, known as La to her friends, flees London in 1939 hoping to escape the horrors of war and the memories of her shattered marriage, and to combat boredom and despair in her new town, La creates an orchestra that boosts the town's morale and shows people the beauty of music and friendship
Summary
A stand-alone work by the author of the Isabel Dalhousie series finds divorcâee Lavender fleeing World War II London and organizing an amateur orchestra that includes a talented Polish refugee who rekindles long-buried feelings
Pace
Tone
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
314281
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Booklist starred
  • Kirkus Review
Dewey number
  • 823/.914
  • [Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Adult
  • Adult
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
LC call number
PR6063.C326
LC item number
L37 2008
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
La's orchestra saves the world, Alexander McCall Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
21411127
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
294 p.
Isbn
9780307378385
Isbn Type
(trade)
Lccn
2009008639
System control number
  • (rplri)57470
  • (IMchF)fol12485526
Label
La's orchestra saves the world, Alexander McCall Smith
Publication
Control code
21411127
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
294 p.
Isbn
9780307378385
Isbn Type
(trade)
Lccn
2009008639
System control number
  • (rplri)57470
  • (IMchF)fol12485526

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