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The American Heiress (2011)
(eAudiobook)


Published: [United States] : Macmillan Audio : Made available through hoopla, 2011
Edition:  Unabridged
Description:  1 online resource (1 audio file (13hr., 46 min.)) : digital
ISBN/ISSN: 9781427212306 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book), 1427212309 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book),
Language:  English


Read by Katherine Kellgren

Be careful what you wish for. Traveling abroad with her mother at the turn of the twentieth century to seek a titled husband, beautiful, vivacious Cora Cash, whose family mansion in Newport dwarfs the Vanderbilts', suddenly finds herself Duchess of Wareham, married to Ivo, the most eligible bachelor in England. Nothing is quite as it seems, however: Ivo is withdrawn and secretive, and the English social scene is full of traps and betrayals. Money, Cora soon learns, cannot buy everything, as she must decide what is truly worth the price in her life and her marriage. Witty, moving, and brilliantly entertaining, Cora's story marks the debut of a glorious storyteller who brings a fresh new spirit to the world of Edith Wharton and Henry James

Mode of access: World Wide Web

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Additional Credits:
Kellgren, Katherine.
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