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The light between oceans: a novel

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The years-long New York Times bestseller soon to be a major motion picture from Spielberg's Dreamworks that is "irresistible...seductive...with a high concept plot that keeps you riveted from the first page" ( O, The Oprah Magazine ). After four harrowing years on the Western Front, Tom Sherbourne returns to Australia and takes a job as the lighthouse keeper on Janus Rock, nearly half a day's journey from the coast. To this isolated island, where the supply boat comes once a season, Tom brings a young, bold, and loving wife, Isabel. Years later, after two miscarriages and one stillbirth, the grieving Isabel hears a baby's cries on the wind. A boat has washed up onshore carrying a dead man and a living baby. Tom, who keeps meticulous records and whose moral principles have withstood a horrific war, wants to report the man and infant immediately. But Isabel insists the baby is a "gift from God," and against Tom's judgment, they claim her as their own and name her Lucy. When she is two, Tom and Isabel return to the mainland and are reminded that there are other people in the world. Their choice has devastated one of them.
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9781451681734
9781470321581
9781476738086
9781442350298
9781501106484
9781451681765
9781451681758
9781410452573
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Full title light between oceans
Author stedman m l
Grouping Category book
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subject_facet Audiobooks, Australia, Australia -- Fiction, Domestic fiction, Downloadable audio books, Fiction, Foundlings, Foundlings -- Fiction, Large type books, Lighthouse tenders, Lighthouse tenders -- Australia -- Fiction, Married people, Married people -- Fiction
title_display The light between oceans : a novel
title_full The Light Between Oceans, The Light Between Oceans A Novel, The light between oceans : a novel / M.L. Stedman, The light between oceans [electronic resource] / M.L. Stedman, The light between oceans [sound recording] / M. L. Stedman, The light between oceans [text (large print)] : [a novel] / M. L. Stedman
title_short The light between oceans :
title_sub a novel
topic_facet Audiobooks, Fiction, Foundlings, Historical Fiction, Large type books, Lighthouse tenders, Literature, Married people