THE VANISHING ACT OF ESME LENNOX

THE VANISHING ACT OF ESME LENNOX

MAGGIE O'FARRELL

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Editorial:
GENERICA
Año de edición:
2007
Materia
Inglés - oferta
ISBN:
978-0-7553-3480-3
Páginas:
277
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u003cpu003eA significant departure for Maggie O'Farrell in terms of maturity and style, THE VANISHING ACT OF ESME LENNOX will be one of the unmissable publishing events of 2006.u003c/pu003e u003cpu003eSet between the 1930s,and the present, Maggie O'Farrell's new novel is the story of Esme, a woman edited out of her family's history, and of the secrets that come to light when, sixty years later, she is released from care, and a young woman, Iris, discovers the great aunt she never knew she had. The mystery that unfolds is the heartbreaking tale of two sisters in colonial India and 1930s Edinburgh - of the loneliness that binds them together and the rivalries that drive them apart, and lead one of them to a shocking betrayal - but above all it is the story of Esme, a fiercely intelligent, unconventional young woman, and of the terrible price she is made to pay for her family's unhappiness.u003c/pu003e

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