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The Resource The Girl in the Castle : A Novel, Santa Montefiore

The Girl in the Castle : A Novel, Santa Montefiore

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The Girl in the Castle : A Novel
Title
The Girl in the Castle
Title remainder
A Novel
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Santa Montefiore
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Language
eng
Summary
Born on the ninth day of the ninth month in the year 1900, Kitty Deverill is special as her grandmother has always told her. Built on the stunning green hills of West Cork, Ireland, Castle Deverill is Kitty's beloved home, where many generations of Deverills have resided. Although she's Anglo Irish, Kitty's heart completely belongs to the wild countryside of the Emerald Isle, and her devotion to her Irish Catholic friends Bridie Doyle, the daughter of the castle's cook, and Jack O'Leary, the vet's son, is unmatched--even if Jack is always reminding her that she isn't fully Irish. Jack and Kitty can't help falling in love although they both know their union faces obstacles since they are from different worlds. Bridie cherishes her friendship with Kitty, who makes her feel more like her equal than a servant. When she discovers a secret that Kitty has been keeping from her, Bridie finds herself growing resentful toward the girl in the castle who seems to have it all. When the Irish revolt to throw over British rule in Southern Ireland, Jack enlists to fight. Worried for her safety, Jack warns Kitty to keep her distance, but she refuses and throws herself into the cause for Irish liberty, running messages and ammunition between the rebels. Her allegiance to her family and her friends will be tested--and when Castle Deverill comes under attack, the only home and life she's ever known are threatened
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The Girl in the Castle : A Novel, Santa Montefiore
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  • "P.S. insights, interviews & more..."--Cover
  • Originally published as Songs of Love and War in Great Britain in 2015 by Simon & Schuster UK Ltd
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nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
zmeld1 b13511828
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
532 + 27 pages
Isbn
9780062490797
Lccn
bl2016030896
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
The Girl in the Castle : A Novel, Santa Montefiore
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "P.S. insights, interviews & more..."--Cover
  • Originally published as Songs of Love and War in Great Britain in 2015 by Simon & Schuster UK Ltd
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
zmeld1 b13511828
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
532 + 27 pages
Isbn
9780062490797
Lccn
bl2016030896
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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