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The Resource The tea gardens, Fiona McIntosh

The tea gardens, Fiona McIntosh

Label
The tea gardens
Title
The tea gardens
Statement of responsibility
Fiona McIntosh
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Spirited Doctor Isla Fenwick is determined to work at the coalface of medicine in India before committing to life as a dutiful wife. With hopes of making a difference in the world, she sails to Calcutta to set up a midwifery clinic. There she will be forced to question her beliefs, her professionalism and her romantic loyalties. On a desperate rescue mission to save the one person who needs her the most, she travels into the foothills of the Himalayas to a tea plantation outside Darjeeling. At the roof of the world, where heaven and earth collide, Isla will be asked to pay the ultimate price for her passions
Summary
Spirited Doctor Isla Fenwick is determined to work at the coalface of medicine in India before committing to life as a dutiful wife. With hopes of making a difference in the world, she sails to Calcutta to set up a midwifery clinic. There she will be forced to question her beliefs, her professionalism and her romantic loyalties. On a desperate rescue mission to save the one person who needs her the most, she travels into the foothills of the Himalayas to a tea plantation outside Darjeeling. At the roof of the world, where heaven and earth collide, Isla will be asked to pay the ultimate price for her passions.
Award
Librarians' Choice (Australia), 2017.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10613902
Cataloging source
AU@
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McIntosh, Fiona
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Voyages and travels
  • Voyages and travels
  • Women physicians
  • Women physicians
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Tea plantations
Target audience
adult
Label
The tea gardens, Fiona McIntosh
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes a recipe
  • Includes bookclub discussion notes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000060076182
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
398 pages
Isbn
9780143797289
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)990329497
Label
The tea gardens, Fiona McIntosh
Publication
Note
  • Includes a recipe
  • Includes bookclub discussion notes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000060076182
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
398 pages
Isbn
9780143797289
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)990329497

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