The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society

The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society

by

Ann Shaffer

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Peter was arrested with Elizabeth. He found Lud Jaruzki in his garden, took the boy in, and Elizabeth provided care. Peter is in a wheelchair, which became his saving grace: the Nazis imprisoned him for a week but didn't know what to do with a prisoner in a wheelchair, so they soon let him go. He loves brandy and is happy to talk to Juliet about being arrested.
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Part Two, 27th July, 1946
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...discovery that Elizabeth had an accomplice in sheltering a Todt worker. The man's name is Peter Sawyer. Juliet went to visit him; he's in a wheelchair and lives in a nursing... (full context)
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Peter was shocked to see how young Lud was. He managed to move Lud into his... (full context)
Part Two, 9th August, 1946
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...his neighbors to the Germans in exchange for favors, and he's the one who reported Peter and Elizabeth. After he disclosed what he'd done, Dawsey beat him in the pub. Dawsey... (full context)