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The summerhouse / Jude Deveraux.

Deveraux, Jude. (Author). Ziémba, Karen. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780743519496 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • ISBN: 0743519493 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file (4hr., 30 min.)) : digital
  • Edition: Abridged.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Simon & Schuster Audio : 2000.

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by Karen Ziemba.
Summary, etc.:
It is 1909 and Temperance O'Neil is a woman ahead of her time. She's happy and devoted to her career helping single mothers on the streets of New York. But her new stepfather, Angus McCairn, does not approve. He makes her an unlikely offer: to go to Scotland, pose as housekeeper to his nephew James, and find him a wife, secretly. If she succeeds, he'll allow her back to New York. Temperance -- smart, passionate, as stubborn as her stepfather -- is determined at any cost to win her return passage. But she has taken on far more than she expected. James McCairn, Laird of Clan McCairn, is no cultured gentleman but a strapping, rough-mannered farmer, rude and brusque. There are pigeons roosting in the kitchen and chickens in the bedroom. Marriage is the last thing on his mind...
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Life change events > Fiction.
Female friendship > Fiction.
Divorced women > Fiction.
Married women > Fiction.

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