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The Resource The forgotten garden : a novel, Kate Morton

The forgotten garden : a novel, Kate Morton

Label
The forgotten garden : a novel
Title
The forgotten garden
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Kate Morton
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Abandoned as a tiny girl on a ship headed for Australia, Nell Andrews sets out on a journey to England to try to trace her story, to find her real identity. Her quest leads her to Blackhurst Manor on the Cornish coast and the secrets of the doomed Mountrachet family. But it is not until her granddaughter, Cassandra, takes up the search after Nell's death that all the pieces of the puzzle are assembled
Summary
Abandoned on a 1913 voyage to Australia, Nell is raised by a dock master and his wife who do not tell her until she is an adult that she is not their child, leading Nell to return to England and eventually hand down her quest for answers to her granddaughter
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Australian Book Industry Awards, General Fiction Book of the Year, 2009.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
299785
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1976-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Morton, Kate
Dewey number
823/.92
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9619.4.M74
LC item number
F67 2010
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Abandoned children
  • English fiction
  • Country homes
  • Grandmothers
  • Inheritance and succession
Target audience
adult
Label
The forgotten garden : a novel, Kate Morton
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn606002616
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Washington Square Press trade pbk. ed.
Extent
552 p.
Isbn
9781416550556
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010292331
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)606002616
Label
The forgotten garden : a novel, Kate Morton
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn606002616
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Washington Square Press trade pbk. ed.
Extent
552 p.
Isbn
9781416550556
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010292331
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)606002616

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