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The Paris winter

Author: Imogen Robertson
Publisher: London : Headline Review, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Paris, 1909. A city of deception, betrayal, and revenge ... Maud had left behind an unhappy childhood and the constraints of life in a small Northumberland town to study art at Lafond's famous Académie in Paris. Almost two years into her training, she has discovered that Paris eats money, paint and canvas. She has just one more cold Paris winter to get through, but her stock of bravery has all but run out. She  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Thrillers (Fiction)
Historical fiction
Fiction
History
Suspense fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Imogen Robertson
ISBN: 9780755390113 0755390113 0755390121 9780755390120
OCLC Number: 822959323
Awards: Short-listed for CWA Ellis Peters Historical Dagger 2013
Description: 360 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Imogen Robertson.

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I must have breathed while reading The Paris Winter, but I could not say when. Robertson's dark tale in the City of Light haunted me long after closing its pages -- Erika Robuck, New York Times Read more...

 
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