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The house girl

Author: Tara Conklin
Publisher: New York : William Morrow Paperbacks, ©2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A novel of love, family, and justice follows Lina Sparrow, an ambitious first-year associate in a Manhattan law firm, as she searches for the "perfect plaintiff" to lead a historic class-action lawsuit worth trillions of dollars in reparations for descendants of American slaves.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tara Conklin
ISBN: 9780062207395 0062207393 9780062207517 0062207512 9780062207524 0062207520 9780062239877 0062239872
OCLC Number: 795757337
Notes: "A novel"--Cover.
Description: 372 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Tara Conklin.

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A novel of love, family, and justice follows Lina Sparrow, an ambitious first-year associate in a Manhattan law firm, as she searches for the "perfect plaintiff" to lead a historic class-action lawsuit worth trillions of dollars in reparations for descendants of American slaves.

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"Assured and arresting...You cannot put it down." -- Chicago Tribune It's shelved under historical fiction, but THE HOUSE GIRL reads more like a historical whodunit, and a smart one at that ... Both Read more...

 
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