The Passengers

eAudio - unabridged
(9.85 hours)
Product Number: TCM2590
Released: Sep 01, 2018
Business Term: Multiuse 100 Circ
ISBN: #9781528822466
Narrator(s): Stef Smith, Taylor Owynns
Publisher: W F Howes
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Description

Sarah and Hannah are on a cruise from San Diego, California to Sydney, Australia. Sarah, Hannah's grandmother, is returning to the country of her birth, a place she hasn't seen since boarding the USS Mariposa in 1945. Then she, along with countless other war brides, sailed across the Pacific to join the American servicemen they had married during World War II. Now Hannah is the same age Sarah was when she made her first journey, and in hearing Sarah tell the story of her life, realises the immensity of what her grandmother gave up.

Author(s): Eleanor Limprecht
Original Publish Date: Sep 01, 2018

Professional reviews

"A luminous novel about the journeys we undertake, the sacrifices we make and the heartache we suffer for love. “A stunning exploration of hope and desire, fear and control, this story is full of heart and heartbreak” ASHLEY HAY, author of The Railwayman's Wife “A compelling novel about the bruises inflicted by fate and by ourselves, and the blessings to be found in resilience, determination, and love.” DEBRA ADELAIDE, author of The Household Guide to Dying “A deeply satisfying novel…Limprecht gracefully navigates the crosscurrents of history and creates vibrant characters from the extraordinary true experiences of Australian war brides… they touched my heart.” SUSAN WYNDHAM, former literary editor, The Sydney Morning Herald"

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