House Girl

Publisher: HarperCollins Release date: 2013-02-12

Description

The House Girl, the historical fiction debut by Tara Conklin, is an unforgettable story of love, history, and a search for justice, set in modern-day New York and 1852 Virginia.Weaving together the story of an escaped slave in the preCivil War South and a determined junior lawyer, The House Girl follows Lina Sparrow as she looks for an appropriate lead plaintiff in a lawsuit seeking compensation for families of slaves. In her research, she learns about Lu Anne Bell, a renowned prewar artist whose famous works might have actually been painted by her slave, Josephine.Featuring two remarkable, unforgettable heroines, Tara Conklins The House Girl is riveting and powerful, literary fiction at its very best.

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Additional Information

Genre: Historical fiction

Collection: William Morrow

Type: EPub

Pages: 416

ISBN: 9780062207524

Additional Information

Genre: Historical fiction

Collection: William Morrow

Type: EPub

Pages: 416

ISBN: 9780062207524

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