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The impersonator

Author: Mary Miley
Publisher: New York : Minotaur Books, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First EditionView all editions and formats
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"In 1917, Jessie Carr, fourteen years old and sole heiress to her family's vast fortune, disappeared without a trace. Now, years later, her uncle Oliver Beckett thinks he's found her: a young actress in a vaudeville playhouse is a dead ringer for his missing niece. But when Oliver confronts the girl, he learns he's wrong. Orphaned young, Leah's been acting since she was a toddler. Oliver, never one to miss an  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Mystery fiction
Historical fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Miley
ISBN: 9781250028167 1250028167
OCLC Number: 827256755
Description: 358 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Mary Miley.

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In 1917, Jessie Carr, fourteen years old and sole heiress to her family's vast fortune, disappeared without a trace. Now, years later, her uncle Oliver Beckett thinks he's found her. But when Oliver  Read more...

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"Miley shows a deft touch and sets a blistering pace in her debut novel. Leah Randall/Jessie Carr leaps off the pages in this "Roaring Twenties" period piece that drips with bathtub gin, truck-size Read more...

 
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