A Cruel Calm: Paris Between the Wars

A Cruel Calm: Paris Between the Wars

by Patricia Daly-Lipe


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ISBN-13: 9780990801146
Publication date: 01/05/2015
Edition description: Reprinted
Pages: 310
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.65(d)

About the Author

Although born in La Jolla, California, Patricia spent half her childhood in Washington, D.C., the home of several generations of her mother's family. In 1961, her mother died. Only 18, Patricia returned to Vassar College with a year at the Catholic University of Louvain, Belgium, and earned a B.A. degree in Philosophy. Later, as a single parent of three children, she raised, raced, and showed Thoroughbred horses. She also completed a Masters degree followed by a PhD. Patricia has taught English and writing, written for magazines, had a newspaper column, and sold many of her paintings. She now lives in Virginia with her husband and menagerie of dogs, horses, and cats. Author of five books, she was the 2002 winner of San Diego Book Awards Association, recipient of the 2004 Woman of Achievement Award, Best Books Award Finalist, and 1st runner up trophy winner JADA Award Winning Novel Contest 2006. Please visit www.literarylady.com

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A CRUEL CALM : Paris Between The Wars 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
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In A Cruel Calm, Parisian glamour, culture and arts come alive when a young American socialite finds herself caught between her loveless marriage and forbidden love.  This engaging historical fiction novel is simply wonderful.