[PW] Novel identification: post WWI, mask
bplref at gmail.com
Sat Aug 25 11:01:51 PDT 2018
Good guess, Lesley, but she says that it's realistic fiction not fantasy.
She also says that it may not be set in France, but might be London. She
says it is definitely a European setting, though.
Thanks for trying!
On Sat, Aug 25, 2018 at 12:08 PM Lesley K <klesleyk at gmail.com> wrote:
> IRONSKIN by Tina Connolly?
> On Sat, Aug 25, 2018 at 8:44 AM Bristol Library <bplref at gmail.com> wrote:
> > This is from a librarian friend:
> > Librarian-9-1-1! Help! My bookclub read a book within the last 7 or 8
> > that we can't recall the name of! Here's what I recall: there was a
> > character who wore a lead mask and was poisoned. He was a victim of WWI.
> > MAY have been set it France. A newspaper was part of the setting. The
> > editor/or a reporter. That's all I remember, but a friend from high
> > posted one of those 90 second videos and the art of masks before
> > reconstructive surgery was a real thing. That made me recall the book. I
> > have googled it and have no luck...working of 2 days trying to remember!
> > Does this ring any bells with anyone?
> > Thanks, Jeanne
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