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Guests on Earth : a novel

Author: Lee Smith
Publisher: Chapel Hill, North Carolina : Algonquin Books Of Chapel Hill, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : First EditionView all editions and formats
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It is 1936 when orphaned thirteen-year-old Evalina Toussaint is admitted to Highland Hospital in Asheville, North Carolina, a mental institution known for its innovative treatments for nervous disorders and addictions. Taken under the wing of the hospital's most notable patient, Zelda Fitzgerald, Evalina witnesses the cascading events leading up to the tragic fire of 1948 that killed nine women in a locked ward,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Historical fiction
Fiction
Named Person: Zelda Fitzgerald
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lee Smith
ISBN: 9781616202538 161620253X
OCLC Number: 828488986
Notes: "A Shannon Ravenel Book."
Description: 337 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Lee Smith.

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It is 1936 when orphaned thirteen-year-old Evalina Toussaint is admitted to Highland Hospital in Asheville, North Carolina, a mental institution known for its innovative treatments for nervous disorders and addictions. Taken under the wing of the hospital's most notable patient, Zelda Fitzgerald, Evalina witnesses the cascading events leading up to the tragic fire of 1948 that killed nine women in a locked ward, Zelda among them.

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