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The summer guest / Alison Anderson.

Anderson, Alison, author. (Author).
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  • 12 of 12 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Boswell Grant Twp PL - Boswell FIC AND (Text) 38144000361131 Fiction Available -
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola FIC ANDERSON (Text) 33118000171917 Adult: General Fiction Available -
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver FIC AND SUM (Text) 34304000825956 Adult - Fiction Available -
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville F And (Text) 32604000221554 DCTPLD AD Fiction Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch F (Text) 39391006741522 Fiction Available -
Jennings Co PL - North Vernon FIC AND (Text) 30653001399476 Adult Fiction Available -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon F AND (Text) 34330513043662 Adult - General Fiction Available -
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North Webster Comm. PL - North Webster AND Hist. Fic. (Text) 72436000116236 Adult fiction Available -
South Whitley Comm. PL - South Whitley F AND (Text) 30402004657211 FICTION Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062423368
  • ISBN: 0062423363
  • Physical Description: 385 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Harper, [2016]

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Summary, etc.: To keep herself occupied after recently losing her sight, Zinaida begins a diary in the summer of 1888. When a family rents a guesthouse on her family's estate, Zinaida meets and befriends Anton, the middle son, who is a doctor and a writer. As the summer progresses, Zinaida's diary becomes an intimate, intropective narrative of her singular relationship with Anton. More than a century later, Katya Kendall discovers Zinaida's diary, and in a last attempt to save her publishing business, she hires Ana to translate the diary. They soon realize that Zinaida's Anton is actually Anton Chekhov, the author and playwright, and that the diary points to the possibility that Chekhov used that summer to write a novel. As Katya and Ana delve deeper, they reflect on the events and forces which have steered them to where they are, and they discover that the manuscript is not the only mystery the diary holds. -- adapted from publisher website and Kirkus reviews.
Subject: Chekhov, Anton Pavlovich, 1860-1904 > Fiction.
Women editors > Fiction.
Women translators > Fiction.
Women physicians > Fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.

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