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The Midnight Rose

The Midnight Rose (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Large type / large print edition)

By Riley, Lucinda

Spanning four generations, The Midnight Rose sweeps from the glittering palaces of the great maharajas of India to the majestic stately homes of England, following the extraordinary life of a remarkable girl, Anahita Chaval, from 1911 to the present day . . . In the heyday of the... British Raj, eleven-year-old Anahita, from a noble but impov-erished family, forms a lifelong friendship with the headstrong Princess Indira, the privileged daughter of Indian royalty. As the princess's official companion, Anahita accompanies her friend to England just before the outbreak of WorldWar I. There, she meets young Donald Astbury--reluctant heir to the magnifi-cent, remote Astbury Estate--and his scheming mother. Ninety years later, Rebecca Bradley, a young American film star, has the world at her feet. But when her turbulent relationship with her equally famous boyfriend takes an unexpected turn, she's relieved that her latest role, playing a 1920s debutante, will take her away from the glare of publicity to a distant cor-ner of the English countryside. Shortly after filming begins at the now-crumbling Astbury Hall, Ari Malik, Anahita's great-grandson, arrives unexpectedly, on a quest for his family's past. What he and Rebecca discover begins to unravel the dark secrets that haunt the Astbury dynasty . . . A multilayered, heartbreaking tale filled with unforgettable characters caught in the sweep of history, The Midnight Rose is Lucinda Riley at her most captivating and unforgettable.
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ISBN 9781410468109
Released NZ 11 Jun 2014
Publisher Large Print Press
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback, Large type / large print edition
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Series Kennebec Large Print Superior Collection
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ISBN-13 9781410468109
Stock Out of stock
Status Not currently available
Publisher Large Print Press
Imprint Large Print Press
Released 11 Jun 2014
Publication Country United States United States
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback, Large type / large print edition
Edition Large type / large print edition
Author(s) By Riley, Lucinda
Series Kennebec Large Print Superior Collection
Category Modern Fiction
Romantic Fiction: Historical
Historical Fiction
Number of Pages 839
Dimensions Width: 140mm
Height: 216mm
Spine: 43mm
Dewey Code 823.914
Weight 794g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress England, Historical fiction, Love stories, Large type books, India
NBS Text Historical & Mythological Fiction
ONIX Text General/trade