The Resource A desperate fortune, Susanna Kearsley, (electronic resource)

A desperate fortune, Susanna Kearsley, (electronic resource)

Label
A desperate fortune
Title
A desperate fortune
Statement of responsibility
Susanna Kearsley
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Language
eng
Summary
Beloved New York Times bestselling author Susanna Kearsley delivers a riveting novel that deftly intertwines the tales of two women, divided by centuries and forever changed by a clash of love and fate. For nearly three hundred years, the cryptic journal of Mary Dundas has kept its secrets. Now, amateur codebreaker Sara Thomas travels to Paris to crack the cipher. Jacobite exile Mary Dundas is filled with longing-for freedom, for adventure, for the family she lost. When fate opens the door, Mary dares to set her foot on a path far more surprising and dangerous than she ever could have dreamed. As Mary's gripping tale of rebellion and betrayal is revealed to her, Sara faces events in her own life that require letting go of everything she thought she knew-about herself, about loyalty, and especially about love. Though divided by centuries, these two women are united in a quest to discover the limits of trust and the unlikely coincidences of fate
Summary
Hired to crack the cipher in the journal of Jacobite exile Mary Dundas, amateur codebreaker Sara Thomas encounters complications that require her to let go of everything she thought she knew about loyalty, love, and herself
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LibraryReads Favorites, 2015.
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10395875
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1966-
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Kearsley, Susanna
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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True
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  • Diaries
  • Jacobites
Target audience
adult
Label
A desperate fortune, Susanna Kearsley, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11431556
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781492602033
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11431556
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
A desperate fortune, Susanna Kearsley, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11431556
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781492602033
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11431556
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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