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The silent tide, Rachel Hore

Label
The silent tide
Title
The silent tide
Statement of responsibility
Rachel Hore
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When Emily Gordon, editor at a London publishing house, commissions an account of great English novelist Hugh Morton, she finds herself steering a tricky path between Morton's formidable widow, Jacqueline, who's determined to protect his secrets, and the biographer, charming and ambitious Joel Richards. But someone is sending Emily mysterious missives about Hugh Morton's past and she discovers a buried story that simply has to be told... One winter's day in 1948, nineteen year old Isabel Barber arrives at her Aunt Penelope's house in Earl's Court having run away from home to follow her star. A chance meeting with an East European refugee poet leads to a job with his publisher, McKinnon & Holt, and a fascinating career beckons. But when she develops a close editorial relationship with charismatic young debut novelist Hugh Morton and the professional becomes passionately personal, not only are all her plans put to flight, but she finds herself in a struggle for her very survival. Rachel Hore's intriguing and suspenseful new novel magnificently evokes the milieux of London publishing past and present and connects the very different worlds of two young women, Emily and Isabel, who through their individual quests for truth, love and happiness become inextricably linked
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Hore, Rachel
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
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  • Secrecy
  • Novelists, English
Label
The silent tide, Rachel Hore
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
000051579540
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
514 pages
Isbn
9780857209740
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Label
The silent tide, Rachel Hore
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
000051579540
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
514 pages
Isbn
9780857209740
Isbn Type
(hbk.)

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