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The masterpiece : a novel / Fiona Davis.

By: Davis, Fiona, 1966- [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New York, New York : Dutton, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC, [2018]Edition: First edition.Description: 350 pages ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781524742959; 1524742953.Subject(s): Grand Central Terminal (New York, N.Y.) -- Fiction | Grand Central Terminal (New York, N.Y.) | Artists -- Fiction | Art -- Fiction | Sexism -- Fiction | New York (N.Y.) -- Fiction | Divorced women -- Fiction | Women artists -- Fiction | FICTION -- Historical | FICTION -- Mystery & Detective -- General | FICTION -- Literary | Art | Artists | Sexism | New York (State) -- New York | Grand Central Terminal (New York, N.Y.) -- Fiction | Mystery fiction | Historical fiction | New York (N.Y.) -- Fiction | Sexism -- FictionGenre/Form: Historical fiction. | Detective and mystery fiction. | Historical fiction. | Mystery fiction. | Detective and mystery fiction. | Fiction. | Historical fiction. | Historical fiction.Additional physical formats: Online version:: Masterpiece.DDC classification: 813/.6 Other classification: FIC014000 | FIC022000 | FIC019000 Summary: 1928. For the people who live in New York City, Grand Central Terminal is a crown jewel, a masterpiece of design. For Clara Darden, the terminal is the stepping stone to her future. She is teaching at the lauded Grand Central School of Art, and dreams of creating cover art for Vogue. She's juggling the affections of two very different men-- with no idea they'll soon be blindsided by the looming Great Depression. In 1974 the terminal is full of grime and danger, from the smoke-blackened ceiling to the drug dealers who roam the floor. Recently divorced, Virginia Clay has accepted a job in the information booth to support herself and her daughter. Discovering an abandoned watercolor within the terminal, Virginia embarks on a quest to find the artist.--Adapted from publisher info.
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1928. For the people who live in New York City, Grand Central Terminal is a crown jewel, a masterpiece of design. For Clara Darden, the terminal is the stepping stone to her future. She is teaching at the lauded Grand Central School of Art, and dreams of creating cover art for Vogue. She's juggling the affections of two very different men-- with no idea they'll soon be blindsided by the looming Great Depression. In 1974 the terminal is full of grime and danger, from the smoke-blackened ceiling to the drug dealers who roam the floor. Recently divorced, Virginia Clay has accepted a job in the information booth to support herself and her daughter. Discovering an abandoned watercolor within the terminal, Virginia embarks on a quest to find the artist.--Adapted from publisher info.

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