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The house at Riverton / Kate Morton.

By: Morton, Kate, 1976-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Thorndike, Me. : Center Point Pub., 2008Description: 614 p. (large print) ; 23 cm.ISBN: 9781602852044 (lg. print : library binding : alk. paper); 1602852049 (lg. print : library binding : alk. paper).Uniform titles: Shifting fog Subject(s): Women domestics -- Fiction | Reminiscing in old age -- Fiction | Upper class families -- Fiction | Poets -- Crimes against -- Fiction | Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- 1918-1945 -- Fiction | England -- FictionGenre/Form: Mystery fiction. | Large type books.DDC classification: 823/.92 Summary: Summer 1924: On the eve of a glittering Society party, by the lake of a grand English country house, a young poet takes his life. The only witnesses, sisters Hannah and Emmeline Hartford, will never speak to each other again. Winter 1999: Grace Bradley, 98, one-time housemaid of Riverton Manor, is visited by a young director making a film about the poet's suicide. Ghosts awaken and memories, long-consigned to the dark reaches of Grace's mind, begin to sneak back through the cracks. A shocking secret threatens to emerge; something history has forgotten but Grace never could.
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"Originally published in Australia in 2006 as The Shifting Fog by Allen & Unwin"--T.p. verso.

Summer 1924: On the eve of a glittering Society party, by the lake of a grand English country house, a young poet takes his life. The only witnesses, sisters Hannah and Emmeline Hartford, will never speak to each other again. Winter 1999: Grace Bradley, 98, one-time housemaid of Riverton Manor, is visited by a young director making a film about the poet's suicide. Ghosts awaken and memories, long-consigned to the dark reaches of Grace's mind, begin to sneak back through the cracks. A shocking secret threatens to emerge; something history has forgotten but Grace never could.

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