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The forgotten garden : a novel

Author: Kate Morton
Publisher: New York : Atria Books, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Atria books hardcover edView all editions and formats
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From the author of "The House at Riverton" comes a story of outer and inner journeys as "Nell," abandoned as a child, leaves her adoptive parents in Australia and travels to England to trace her story, to find her real identity--a quest that ultimately leads her to Blackhurst Manor on the Cornish coast and the secrets of the doomed Mountrachet family.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kate Morton
ISBN: 9781416550549 1416550542 9781416550556 1416550550
OCLC Number: 232979156
Description: 552 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Kate Morton.

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From the author of "The House at Riverton" comes a story of outer and inner journeys as "Nell," abandoned as a child, leaves her adoptive parents in Australia and travels to England to trace her story, to find her real identity--a quest that ultimately leads her to Blackhurst Manor on the Cornish coast and the secrets of the doomed Mountrachet family.

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Forgotten Garden -- A Genealogical Quest

by vmsmith (WorldCat user published 2010-07-15) Good Permalink

The Forgotten Garden depicts the genealogist's need to find family roots. However, the story is confusing because of the tangled timelines spanning many generations.  I felt as though I needed a pedigree chart to follow the story. The investigative trail described includes a series...
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