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Mr. Chartwell [electronic resource] : [a novel] / Rebecca Hunt.

By: Hunt, Rebecca.
Contributor(s): Duerden, Susan.
Material type: materialTypeLabelSoundPublisher: New York : Books on Tape, 2011ISBN: 9780307879967 (sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book); 0307879968 (sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book).Subject(s): Churchill, Winston, 1874-1965 -- Fiction | Widows -- Fiction | Clerks -- FictionGenre/Form: Fantasy fiction. | Historical fiction. | Audiobooks.DDC classification: 823/.92 Online resources: Click here to access title or place hold | Excerpt Click here to listen to an excerpt of this title | Excerpt Click here to listen to an excerpt of this title Read by Susan Duerden.Summary: July 1964. Chartwell House, Kent: Winston Churchill wakes at dawn. There's a dark, mute "presence" in the room that focuses on him with rapt concentration. It's Mr. Chartwell. Soon after, in London, Esther Hammerhans, a librarian at the House of Commons, goes to answer the door to her new lodger. Through the glass she sees a vast silhouette the size of a mattress. It's Mr. Chartwell. Charismatic, dangerously seductive, Mr. Chartwell unites the eminent statesman at the end of his career and the vulnerable young woman. But can they withstand Mr. Chartwell's strange, powerful charms and his stranglehold on their lives? Can they even explain who or what he is and why he has come to visit?
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Duration: 7:05:15.

July 1964. Chartwell House, Kent: Winston Churchill wakes at dawn. There's a dark, mute "presence" in the room that focuses on him with rapt concentration. It's Mr. Chartwell. Soon after, in London, Esther Hammerhans, a librarian at the House of Commons, goes to answer the door to her new lodger. Through the glass she sees a vast silhouette the size of a mattress. It's Mr. Chartwell. Charismatic, dangerously seductive, Mr. Chartwell unites the eminent statesman at the end of his career and the vulnerable young woman. But can they withstand Mr. Chartwell's strange, powerful charms and his stranglehold on their lives? Can they even explain who or what he is and why he has come to visit?

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