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The House Girl
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HarperAudio 2013
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OverDrive MP3 Audiobook, OverDrive Listen
Edition:
Unabridged
Street Date:
02/12/2013
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780062239877
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Tara Conklin. (2013). The House Girl. Unabridged HarperAudio.

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Tara Conklin. 2013. The House Girl. HarperAudio.

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Tara Conklin, The House Girl. HarperAudio, 2013.

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Tara Conklin. The House Girl. Unabridged HarperAudio, 2013.

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The House Girl, the historical fiction debut by Tara Conklin, is an unforgettable story of love, history, and a search for justice, set in modern-day New York and 1852 Virginia.

Weaving together the story of an escaped slave in the pre–Civil War South and a determined junior lawyer, The House Girl follows Lina Sparrow as she looks for an appropriate lead plaintiff in a lawsuit seeking compensation for families of slaves. In her research, she learns about Lu Anne Bell, a renowned prewar artist whose famous works might have actually been painted by her slave, Josephine.

Featuring two remarkable, unforgettable heroines, Tara Conklin's The House Girl is riveting and powerful, literary fiction at its very best.

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Featuring two remarkable, unforgettable heroines, Tara Conklin's The House Girl is riveting and powerful, literary fiction at its very best.

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