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Title Devotion /
Louisa Young.
Author Young, Louisa (5)
Publisher The Borough Press , London
Published 2016.
ISBN 9780007532889 (paperback)
0007532881 (paperback)
9780007532872
0007532873
MARC No ocn950669172
Pages 410 pages ; 23 cm.
Notes Louisa Young's Devotion is a novel of family, love, race and politics set during the electric change of the 1930s. Tom loves Nenna. Nenna loves her father. Her father loves Mussolini. Ideals and convictions are not always so clear in the murky years between the end of the First World War and the beginning of the Second. For Tom and Kitty Locke, children of the damaged WW1 generation, visiting their cousin Nenna in Rome is a pure joy. For their adoptive parents Nadine and Riley, though, the ground is still shifting underfoot. Nobody knew in 1919 that the children they were bearing would be just ripe for the next war in 1939; nobody knew, in 1935, the implications of an Italian Jewish family supporting Mussolini. Meanwhile Peter Locke and Mabel Zachary have found...
Subject Families Fiction. (238)
Nineteen thirties Fiction. (6)
Domestic fiction. (485)
Historical fiction. (916)
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