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books and profile for Mary Ann Shaffer

Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows Profile and Books

Mary Ann Shaffer was born in 1934 and died in 2008. She worked as an editor, a librarian and in bookstores, but she always wanted to write a book. Shaffer became interested in occupied Guernsey when she was stranded there … Continue reading

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The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer & Annie Barrows

What a beautiful book! I didn’t want it to end, and when I did finish it, I was tempted to go back to the beginning and start again. The story is set just after World War II. During the war, … Continue reading

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