Language: English . Brand New. The author of the USA Today and New York Times bestselling novel The Girl Who Came Home has once again created an unforgettable historical novel. Step into the world of Victorian London, where wealth and poverty exist side by side. This is the story of two long lost sisters, whose lives take different paths, and the young woman who will be transformed by their experiences.In 1912 twenty-year-old Tilly Harper leaves the peace and beauty of her native Lake District for London to become assistant housemother at Mr. Shaw s Home for Watercress and Flower Girls. For years the home has cared for London s flower girls--orphaned and crippled children living on the grimy streets and selling posies of violets and watercress to survive.Soon after she arrives, Tilly discovers a diary written by an orphan named Florrie--a young Irish flower girl who died of a broken heart after she and her sister, Rosie, were separated. Moved by Florrie s pain and all she endured in her brief life, Tilly sets out to discover what happened to Rosie. But the search will not be easy. Full of twists and surprises, it leads the caring and determined young woman into unexpected places, including the depths of her own heart. Codice inventario libreria
Titolo: A Memory of Violets: A Novel of London s ...
Casa editrice: HarperCollins
Data di pubblicazione: 2015
Condizione libro: New
Descrizione libro Blackstone Audio Inc, 2015. CMD. Condizione: Brand New. unabridged edition. 6.25x6.75x1.25 inches. In Stock. Codice articolo zk1481532928
Descrizione libro Blackstone Audio Inc, 2015. Audio CD. Condizione: Good. Unabridged. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Codice articolo 1481532928