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y The Lavender Keeper single work   novel   historical fiction  
Issue Details: First known date: 2012 2012
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'Lavender farmer Luc Bonet is raised by a wealthy Jewish family in the foothills of the French Alps. When the Second World War breaks out he joins the French Resistance, leaving behind his family's fortune, their home overrun by soldiers, their lavender fields in disarray. Lisette Forestier is on a mission of her own: to work her way into the heart of a senior German officer - and to bring down the Reich in any way she can. What Luc and Lisette hadn't counted on was meeting each other. When they come together at the height of the Paris occupation, German traitors are plotting to change the course of history. But who, if anyone, can be trusted? As Luc and Lisette's emotions threaten to betray them, their love may prove the greatest risk of all.' (Trove)

Notes

  • Dedication:
    Dedicated to the Crotet family:
    Marcel Francoise, Laurent, Severine and especially to Louis -
    a maquisard at sixteen years old - with whom we shared a meal
    and friendship on summer's afternoon in Provence.
  • Other formats: Also sound recording.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Camberwell, Camberwell - Kew area, Melbourne - Inner South, Melbourne, Victoria,: Michael Joseph , 2012 .
      Image courtesy of Penguin Group Australia
      Extent: 460p.
      ISBN: 9781921518416 (pbk.)
    • Melbourne, Victoria,: Penguin , 2015 .
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      Cover image courtesy of publisher.
      Note/s:
      • Published: 22/04/2015
      ISBN: 9780734312365
      Series: y Pink Popular Penguin Melbourne : Penguin , 2013 5970429 2013 series - publisher novel
Alternative title: Хранитель лаванды
Transliterated title: Khranitel' lavand
Language: Russian
    • Moscow,
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      Russia,
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      Former Soviet Union,
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      Eastern Europe, Europe,
      :
      Eksmo , 2013 .
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      This image has been sourced from online.
      Extent: 505p.
      ISBN: 9785699642724 (hardback), 5699642722 (hardback)

Works about this Work

Tassie Trip Plants Seed with Writer Blanche Clark , 2012 single work column
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 14 April 2012; (p. 38)
Tassie Trip Plants Seed with Writer Blanche Clark , 2012 single work column
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 14 April 2012; (p. 38)
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