The house at Riverton: a novel

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Grace Bradley went to work at Riverton House as a servant when she was just a girl, before the First World War. For years her life was inextricably tied up with the Hartford family, most particularly the two daughters, Hannah and Emmeline. In the summer of 1924, at a glittering society party held at the house, a young poet shot himself. The only witnesses were Hannah and Emmeline and only they--and Grace--know the truth. In 1999, when Grace is ninety-eight years old and living out her last days in a nursing home, she is visited by a young director who is making a film about the events of that summer. She takes Grace back to Riverton House and reawakens her memories--From publisher description.
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Grouped Work ID 80321a1c-1ecf-be56-dca2-627591a50d67
Grouping Title house at riverton
Grouping Author morton kate
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-10-21 01:48:10AM
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