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Lying with the enemy

by Tim Binding

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Carroll & Graf in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Guernsey (Channel Islands),
  • Channel Islands,
  • Guernsey
    • Subjects:
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Channel Islands -- Guernsey -- Fiction.,
    • Germans -- Channel Islands -- Guernsey -- Fiction.,
    • Police -- Channel Islands -- Guernsey -- Fiction.,
    • Guernsey (Channel Islands) -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Originally published: Island madness. London : Picador, 1998.

      StatementTim Binding.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR6052.I77294 I85 1999
      The Physical Object
      Pagination360 p. ;
      Number of Pages360
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6806222M
      ISBN 100786706570
      LC Control Number00269494
      OCLC/WorldCa42638959

      Islands of Deception: Lying with the Enemy. Written by Constance Hood Review by Patricia O'Reilly. This novel, based on the historical contents of filing cabinets containing memoirs, letters, journals, and photos of declassified Counter Intelligence Corps documents, is a mesmerising read from start to : Constance Hood. Into Your Hands I Commit My Spirit 17 O LORD, let me not be ashamed, for I have called on You. Let the wicked be put to shame; let them lie silent in Sheol. 18 May lying lips be silenced, which speak with arrogance against the righteous, full of pride and contempt. 19 How great is Your goodness which You have laid up for those who fear You, which You have bestowed before the sons of men on.

        WINNER, NON-FICTION BOOK OF THE YEAR, , MILITARY WRITERS SOCIETY OF AMERICA Foreword by baseball legend Jim Morris, former Major League pitcher with the Tampa Bay Devil Rays. It was true in the s, and it is still true today: if you have talent, someone will notice Brand: Savas Beatie. Lying with the Enemy starting at $ Lying with the Enemy has 0 available edition to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.

      Looking for Lying with the Enemy - Tim Binding Paperback? New York Times Book Review. At once a thriller and a moral tale, this taut, heart-stopping novel explores the deadly perils of collaboration on quiet, idyllic Guernsey in the Channel Islands, the only British territory to be occupied by German troops in World War II. It is Throwing Light on Lying Spirits. Printable PDF Version "The lip of truth shall be established forever: but a lying tongue is but for a moment" (PROVERBS ). When a lie is removed, the enemy has no place, so it behoves us to guard the truth and remove the lies.


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In Lying with the Enemy, Tim Binding has written a novel that is part war story, part murder mystery, and wholly compelling.

Set on Guernsey during the final years of World War II, the story traces the impact of German occupation in the British Channel Islands on both conquerors and conquered alike/5(20). Island Madness. 'The island in question is Guernsey, during the German occupation in the Second World War, and the book itself is part thriller, part love story, and wholly engrossing on the subject of occupation and its moral choices/5.

"Lying With the Enemy" is a mystery at its core, but it is so much more than that, especially given the setting it takes place in. That setting is the Channel Island of Guernsey during World War II. Germany has occupied this and the other Channel Islands for several years at Lying with the enemy book time this novel opens, and there is an uneasy peace between the island's inhabitants and their temporary German masters/5(20).

Lying With the Enemy is a novel of exceptional style and momentum, sustained at high emotional pitch, and beautifully constructed. At its best it moves powerfully through the moral fog of German occupation, of every occupation, knows its victims, knows its survivors, and knows the sometimes dreadfully subtle space that separates them/5(4).

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No part of this book may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, including photocopying, recording, or by any information storage and retrieval system, without written permission from the publisher. A burster was lying in 4/5(32). The Enemy is a post-apocalyptic young adult horror novel written by Charlie book takes place in London, United Kingdom, after a worldwide sickness has infected adults, turning them into something akin to voracious, cannibalistic zombies.

Puffin Books released The Enemy in the UK on 3 SeptemberDisney Hyperion in the US on 11 May The Enemy is the first book in a Author: Charlie Higson. Islands of Deception: Lying with the Enemy Constance Hood, author Based on A True Story Peril awaits siblings Hans and Esther Bernsteen as the threat of a fascist Europe looms over Amsterdam.

The notion of how Britain might have fared under German occupation has been explored in speculative fiction before, but it is often forgotten that the British Channel Islands, lying offshore from Fran.

"Lying With the Enemy" is a mystery at its core, but it is so much more than that, especially given the setting it takes place in. That setting is the Channel Island of Guernsey during World War II. Germany has occupied this and the other Channel Islands for several years at the time this novel opens, and there is an uneasy peace between the island's inhabitants and their temporary German masters/5.

Lying With the Enemy By TIM BINDING Carroll & Graf Publishers, Inc. There was no need. They both knew what was meant. He was not the enemy. He was a soldier, that was all. a much greater crime in his book than any vandalism committed on the building), he himself lived in a rather modest bungalow at the back of the town.

The story of the occupation has been told before, most succinctly in Alan and Mary Wood's Islands in Danger. But that was historical fact. Tim Binding now tells it in historical fiction in Lying with the Enemy (Carroll and Graf, $24, ), a novel set on Guernsey in that combines war story and whodunit to thumping great effect.

Her bestselling novels include Thug Matrimony, Every Thug Needs a Lady, Thugs and the Women Who Love Them, Payback Is a Mutha, and the novella Enemy in My Bed in Sleeping with the Enemy, all published by Kensington/Dafina Books.

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This tells readers that this book is /5(16). Lying with the enemy. [Tim Binding] -- During World War II, a German officer and a British policeman jointly investigate the murder of a woman they both loved.

It happens on Guernsey, a British island under German occupation. A different sort of storyteller, English novelist Binding shifts from the macabre world of hangings in A Perfect Execution () to the furtive hazards of collaboration among Britain's Guernsey Islanders under Nazi occupation.

For them, the horrors of war are muted, allowing an intensely personal tale of romance, duty, and murder to emerge. Life on Guernsey is certainly different after the Author: Tim Binding. Lying with the enemy Item Preview remove-circle Internet Archive Contributor Internet Archive Language English.

Originally published: Island madness. London: Picador, Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by res on June Pages: Lying with the Enemy (This column was first published in the Ap ArtVoice of Buffalo.). We are spoiled in our reading today by white space.

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