The house at Riverton : a novel
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New York : Atria Books, 2008.
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9781416550518, 1416550518
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First Atria Books hardcover edition.
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vi, 473 pages ; 24 cm
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English

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"Originally published in Australia in 2006 as The Shifting Fog by Allen & Unwin"--T.p. verso.
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Grace Bradley went to work at Riverton House as a servant when she was just a girl, before the First World War. For years her life was inextricably tied up with the Hartford family, most particularly the two daughters, Hannah and Emmeline. In the summer of 1924, at a glittering society party held at the house, a young poet shot himself. The only witnesses were Hannah and Emmeline and only they--and Grace--know the truth. In 1999, when Grace is ninety-eight years old and living out her last days in a nursing home, she is visited by a young director who is making a film about the events of that summer. She takes Grace back to Riverton House and reawakens her memories.--From publisher description.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Morton, K. (2008). The house at Riverton: a novel (First Atria Books hardcover edition.). Atria Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Morton, Kate, 1976-. 2008. The House At Riverton: A Novel. New York: Atria Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Morton, Kate, 1976-. The House At Riverton: A Novel New York: Atria Books, 2008.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Morton, Kate. The House At Riverton: A Novel First Atria Books hardcover edition., Atria Books, 2008.

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