Daughters of the House

A Novel
Product Number: EB00104384
Released: Oct 28, 2013
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9781466854970
Publisher: Picador
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Description

A Booker Prize Finalist, Daughters of the House is MichEle Roberts' acclaimed novel of secrets and lies revealed in the aftermath of World War II. ThErEse and LEonie, French and English cousins of the same age, grow up together in Normandy. Intrigued by parents' and servants' guilty silences and the broken shrine they find in the woods, the girls weave their own elaborate fantasies, unwittingly revealing the village secret and a deep shame that will haunt them in their adult lives.

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Author(s): Michele Roberts
Awards:1992-Fiction-Shortlist-Man Booker Prize
Original Publish Date: Oct 22, 2013

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