Rest and be thankful

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Fontana, 1973 - 317 pages
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User Review  - BonnieJune54 - LibraryThing

[Rest and be Thankful] is not about spies like most of her novels. I found it a bit up-and-down. Some of the episodes were interesting but overall it could've used more plot. Basically a group of ... Read full review

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User Review  - leavesandpages - LibraryThing

A departure for thriller/espionage writer MacInnes; this is an out-and-out romance, though one for the "thinking" crowd. I liked it. It is head & shoulders above MacInnes' one other "romance", Friends and Lovers. Read full review


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Author Helen MacInnes was born in Glasgow, Scotland on October 7, 1907. In 1928, she received a degree in French and German from the University of Glasgow in Scotland. She later studied at University College in London and worked as a librarian. She got married in 1932, moved to New York in 1937, and became an American citizen in 1951. In 1939, she began writing suspense novels and won the Columbia Prize for Literature in 1966. She died in New York City on September 30, 1985.

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