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The flight of Gemma Hardy : a novel

Author: Margot Livesey
Publisher: New York : Harper, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Overcoming a life of hardship and loneliness, Gemma Hardy, a brilliant and determined young woman, accepts a position as an au pair on the remote Orkney Islands where she faces her biggest challenge yet.
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Genre/Form: Chick lit
Love stories
Bildungsromans
Historical fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Margot Livesey
ISBN: 9780062064226 0062064223 9781443406130 1443406139 9780062064233 0062064231
OCLC Number: 768776107
Description: 447 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Margot Livesey.

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Overcoming a life of hardship and loneliness, Gemma Hardy, a brilliant and determined young woman, accepts a position as an au pair on the remote Orkney Islands where she faces her biggest challenge yet.

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"A delight...Livesey is a lovely, fluid writer." -- Sarah Towers, New York Times Book Review "A cunning adaptation." -- Liza Nelson, O, the Oprah Magazine "Absorbing...Ms. Livesey writes lovely, Read more...

 
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