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The chaperone

Author: Laura Moriarty
Publisher: New York : Riverhead Books, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Document : Fiction   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"A novel about the friendship between an adolescent, pre-movie-star Louise Brooks, and the 36-year-old woman who chaperones her to New York City for a summer, in 1922, and how it changes both their lives"--
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Moriarty, Laura, 1970-
Chaperone.
New York : Riverhead Books, 2012
(DLC) 2011052222
(OCoLC)761846626
Named Person: Louise Brooks; Louise Brooks
Material Type: Document, Fiction
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Laura Moriarty
OCLC Number: 809181775
Notes: B0072NWKQK (Amazon Standard Identification Number (ASIN)).
Description: 1 online resource (371 pages)
Responsibility: Laura Moriarty.

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"A novel about the friendship between an adolescent, pre-movie-star Louise Brooks, and the 36-year-old woman who chaperones her to New York City for a summer, in 1922, and how it changes both their lives"--

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