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Where the light enters / Sara Donati.

By: Donati, Sara, 1956- [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New York : Berkley, 2019Copyright date: �2019Edition: First edition.Description: xi, 652 pages : illustrations, map, genealogical table ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780425271827; 042527182X.Subject(s): Women physicians -- New York (State) -- History -- 19th century -- Fiction | Women -- Social conditions -- Fiction | Murder -- Investigation -- Fiction | Women -- Social conditions -- Fiction | FICTION / Historical | FICTION / Sagas | Murder -- Investigation | Women physicians | Women -- Social conditions | New York (State) | 1800-1899Genre/Form: Historical fiction. | Fiction. | History. | Historical fiction. | Historical fiction.DDC classification: 813/.54 Other classification: FIC014000 | FIC008000 Summary: "From the international bestselling author of The Gilded Hour comes Sara Donati's enthralling epic about two trailblazing female doctors in nineteenth-century New York; Dr. Sophie Savard, daughter of free people of color returns home to the achingly familiar rhythms of Manhattan in the early spring of 1884 to rebuild her life after the death of her husband. With the help of Dr. Anna Savard, her dearest friend, cousin, and fellow physician she plans to continue her work aiding the disadvantaged women society would rather forget. As Sophie sets out to construct a new life for herself, Anna's husband, Detective-Sergeant Jack Mezzanotte calls on them both to consult on two new cases: the wife of a prominent banker has disappeared into thin air, and the corpse of a young woman is found with baffling wounds that suggest a killer is on the loose. In New York it seems that the advancement of women has brought out the worst in some men. Unable to ignore the plight of New York's less fortunate, these intrepid cousins draw on all resources to protect their patients"-- Provided by publisher.
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"From the international bestselling author of The Gilded Hour comes Sara Donati's enthralling epic about two trailblazing female doctors in nineteenth-century New York; Dr. Sophie Savard, daughter of free people of color returns home to the achingly familiar rhythms of Manhattan in the early spring of 1884 to rebuild her life after the death of her husband. With the help of Dr. Anna Savard, her dearest friend, cousin, and fellow physician she plans to continue her work aiding the disadvantaged women society would rather forget. As Sophie sets out to construct a new life for herself, Anna's husband, Detective-Sergeant Jack Mezzanotte calls on them both to consult on two new cases: the wife of a prominent banker has disappeared into thin air, and the corpse of a young woman is found with baffling wounds that suggest a killer is on the loose. In New York it seems that the advancement of women has brought out the worst in some men. Unable to ignore the plight of New York's less fortunate, these intrepid cousins draw on all resources to protect their patients"-- Provided by publisher.

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