The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society 2018-05-16T09:07:56+00:00

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THE GUERNSEY LITERARY AND POTATO PEEL PIE SOCIETY

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The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society is a historical novel by Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows that was published in 2008 and became an international best seller. In 1946 a London-based writer begins exchanging letters with residents on the island of Guernsey, which was German-occupied during WWII. Feeling compelled to visit the island, she starts to get a picture of what it was like during the occupation.
In 2018 the movie of the same name staring Lily James and directed by Mike Newell hit the big screens across the globe, and now is your chance to visit the stunning settings made famous in both the book and the big screen adaptation.
Discover the history behind the film and the island that inspired its story.