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The Resource The Ashford Affair

The Ashford Affair

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The Ashford Affair
Title
The Ashford Affair
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Lauren Willig
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eng
Summary
From New York Times bestselling author Lauren Willig comes The Ashford Affair, a page-turning novel about two women in different eras, and on different continents, who are connected by one deeply buried secret.A New York Times best seller!As a lawyer in a large Manhattan firm, just shy of making partner, Clementine Evans has finally achieved almost everything she's been working towards—but now she's not sure it's enough. Her long hours have led to a broken engagement and, suddenly single at thirty-four, she feels her messy life crumbling around her. But when the family gathers for her grandmother Addie's ninety-ninth birthday, a relative lets slip hints about a long-buried family secret, leading Clemmie on a journey into the past that could change everything. . . .Growing up at Ashford Park in the early twentieth century, Addie has never quite belonged. When her parents passed away, she was taken into the grand English house by her aristocratic aunt and uncle, and raised side-by-side with her beautiful and outgoing cousin, Bea. Though they are as different as night and day, Addie and Bea are closer than sisters, through relationships and challenges, and a war that changes the face of Europe irrevocably. But what happens when something finally comes along that can't be shared? When the love of sisterhood is tested by a bond that's even stronger?From the inner circles of British society to the skyscrapers of Manhattan and the red-dirt hills of Kenya, the never-told secrets of a woman and a family unfurl
Summary
Feeling unfulfilled in the face of an imminent legal partnership and a broken engagement, Manhattan lawyer Clementine Evans learns of a long-buried family secret that leads her to the inner circles of World War I British society and the red hills of Kenya
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  • Willig, Lauren
  • Barber, Nicola
Dewey number
813.6
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Read by Nicola Barber
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  • Macmillan Audio (Firm)
  • Playaway Digital Audio
  • Findaway World, LLC
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  • Fiction
  • Literature
  • Historical Fiction
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adult
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The Ashford Affair
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9781427233936
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The Ashford Affair
Publication
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unknown
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9781427233936
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Library Locations

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      -33.938111 151.237977
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