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Fingersmith

Author: Sarah Waters
Publisher: New York : Riverhead Books, 2002.
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Growing up as a foster child among a family of thieves, orphan Sue Trinder hopes to pay back that kindness by playing a key role in a swindle scheme devised by their leader, who is planning to con a fortune out of the naive Maud Lilly.
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Genre/Form: Lesbian fiction
Fiction
Historical fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Waters, Sarah, 1966-
Fingersmith.
New York : Riverhead Books, 2002
(OCoLC)605958205
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sarah Waters
ISBN: 1573222038 9781573222037
OCLC Number: 48045927
Description: 511 p. ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Sarah Waters.
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Growing up as a foster child among a family of thieves, orphan Sue Trinder hopes to pay back that kindness by playing a key role in a swindle scheme devised by their leader, who is planning to con a fortune out of the naive Maud Lilly.

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Thrilling plot twists

by heidicard (WorldCat user published 2007-09-30) Excellent Permalink
Deftly plotted with fascinating characters, Fingersmith by Sarah Waters wallows in the depths of psychological intrigue while illuminating the marginalized roles of women in Victorian England. The story is powerfully narrated by Sue and Maud, two orphaned women from opposite worlds of privilege and poverty...
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