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Under the wide and starry sky [electronic resource] : A Novel. Nancy Horan.

Horan, Nancy. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780345538826 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Date Published: 2014.

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Summary, etc.: NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • TODAY SHOW BOOK CLUB PICKNAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY THE WASHINGTON POSTLook for special features inside. Join the Random House Reader's Circle for author chats and more.From Nancy Horan, New York Times bestselling author of Loving Frank, comes her much-anticipated second novel, which tells the improbable love story of Scottish writer Robert Louis Stevenson and his tempestuous American wife, Fanny. At the age of thirty-five, Fanny Van de Grift Osbourne has left her philandering husband in San Francisco to set sail for Belgium--with her three children and nanny in tow--to study art. It is a chance for this adventurous woman to start over, to make a better life for all of them, and to pursue her own desires. Not long after her arrival, however, tragedy strikes, and Fanny and her children repair to a quiet artists' colony in France where she can...
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. New York : Ballantine Books, 2014. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 3299 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Fiction.
Historical Fiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

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