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The chaperone

Author: Laura Moriarty
Publisher: London : Michael Joseph Ltd, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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On a summer's day in 1922 Cora Carlisle boards a train from Wichita, Kansas, to New York City, leaving behind a marriage that's not as perfect as it seems and a past that she buried long ago. She is charged with the care of a stunning young girl with a jet-black fringe and eyes wild and wise beyond her fifteen years.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
Named Person: Louise Brooks
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Laura Moriarty
ISBN: 9780718159955 0718159950
OCLC Number: 874837202
Notes: Paperback.
Description: 432 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Laura Moriarty.

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On a summer's day in 1922 Cora Carlisle boards a train from Wichita, Kansas, to New York City, leaving behind a marriage that's not as perfect as it seems and a past that she buried long ago. She is  Read more...

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"It's impossible not to be completely drawn in by "The Chaperone". Laura Moriarty has delivered the richest and realest possible heroine in Cora Carlisle, a Wichita housewife who has her mind and Read more...

 
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