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A countess below stairs

Author: Eva Ibbotson
Publisher: New York : Speak/Penguin Group, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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After the Russian Revolution turns her world upside down, Anna, a young Russian countess, has no choice but to flee to England. Penniless, Anna hides her aristocratic background and takes a job as a servant in the household of the esteemed Westerholme family. Anna is overwhelmed by her new duties, and her instant attraction to Rupert, the handsome Earl of Westerholme. To make matters worse, Rupert appears to be  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eva Ibbotson
ISBN: 9780142408650 0142408654 9781435213180 1435213181
OCLC Number: 143382522
Description: 383 p. ; 21 cm.
Responsibility: Eva Ibbotson.

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After the Russian Revolution turns her world upside down, Anna, a young Russian countess, has no choice but to flee to England. Penniless, Anna hides her aristocratic background and takes a job as a servant in the household of the esteemed Westerholme family. Anna is overwhelmed by her new duties, and her instant attraction to Rupert, the handsome Earl of Westerholme. To make matters worse, Rupert appears to be falling for her, too. Anna finds it increasingly difficult to keep her secrets from unraveling; and then there's the small matter of Rupert's fiancée.

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Countess to housemaid and back again

by michele.leininger (WorldCat user published 2010-03-05) Very Good Permalink

Taking place in post-WW I England, Anna and her royal family have escaped Bolshevist Russia and are forced to start over again in a foreign country. A sweet, historical romance, it is told from the view of multiple characters including Rupert, the young Earl of...
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