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Mr. Chartwell [electronic resource] : [a novel] / Rebecca Hunt.

Hunt, Rebecca. (Author). Duerden, Susan. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780307879967 (sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
  • ISBN: 0307879968 (sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
  • Publisher: New York : Books on Tape, 2011.

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General Note: Downloadable audio file.
Title from: Title details screen.
Duration: 7:05:15.
Participant or Performer Note: Read by Susan Duerden.
Summary, etc.: July 1964. Chartwell House, Kent: Winston Churchill wakes at dawn. There's a dark, mute "presence" in the room that focuses on him with rapt concentration. It's Mr. Chartwell. Soon after, in London, Esther Hammerhans, a librarian at the House of Commons, goes to answer the door to her new lodger. Through the glass she sees a vast silhouette the size of a mattress. It's Mr. Chartwell. Charismatic, dangerously seductive, Mr. Chartwell unites the eminent statesman at the end of his career and the vulnerable young woman. But can they withstand Mr. Chartwell's strange, powerful charms and his stranglehold on their lives? Can they even explain who or what he is and why he has come to visit?
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Media Console (WMA file size: 101859 KB; MP3 file size: 199791 KB).
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Churchill, Winston, 1874-1965 > Fiction.
Widows > Fiction.
Clerks > Fiction.
Genre: Fantasy fiction.
Historical fiction.

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