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The Resource The house at Riverton : a novel, Kate Morton

The house at Riverton : a novel, Kate Morton

Label
The house at Riverton : a novel
Title
The house at Riverton
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Kate Morton
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This gorgeous debut novel is set in England between the two World Wars. The story of an aristocratic family, a mysterious death, and a vanishing way of life is told in flashback by a woman who witnessed it all and kept secrets for more than 50 years
Member of
Summary
Living out her final days in a nursing home, ninety-eight-year-old Grace remembers the secrets surrounding the 1924 suicide of a young poet during a glittering society party hosted by Grace's English aristocrat employers, a family that is shattered by war
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Australian Book Industry Awards, General Fiction Book of the Year, 2007.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
242379
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
823/.92
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
The house at Riverton : a novel, Kate Morton
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0810/2008007023-d.html
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Originally published in Australia in 2006 as The Shifting Fog by Allen & Unwin"--T.p. verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Atria Books hardcover edition.
Extent
vi, 473 pages
Isbn
9781416550532
Isbn Type
(softcov.)
Lccn
2008007023
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
MYSTERY
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn166373313
  • ocn166373313
  • LBr
Label
The house at Riverton : a novel, Kate Morton
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0810/2008007023-d.html
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Originally published in Australia in 2006 as The Shifting Fog by Allen & Unwin"--T.p. verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Atria Books hardcover edition.
Extent
vi, 473 pages
Isbn
9781416550532
Isbn Type
(softcov.)
Lccn
2008007023
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
MYSTERY
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn166373313
  • ocn166373313
  • LBr

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