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The convent, Maureen McCarthy

Label
The convent
Title
The convent
Statement of responsibility
Maureen McCarthy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Paperback edition of the classic Maureen McCarthy novel, spanning generations, that will be devoured by young women, their sisters, friends, mothers and grandmothers
  • 'I woke up with a feeling about today,' Stella says dreamily. 'Something truly amazing is going to happen.'..'To us or to the world?' I say...'To you.'..'To me?' I laugh. 'Nothing ever happens to me, Stella.'..'But today it will.'..'Will it be good?'..She looks thoughtful and then frowns. 'I ... I don't know.'..Peach is nineteen and pretty happy with the way things are. She has her university work, two wildly different best friends, her sister, Stella, to look after and a broken heart to mend. But when she takes a summer job at a cafe in the old convent, her idea of who she is takes a sharp turn into the past...Where once there were nuns, young girls and women who had fallen on hard times, Peach discovers secrets from three generations of her family. As their stories are revealed, Peach is jolted out of her comfort zone. But does she really want to know who she is?..Warm and real, intense and provocative, Maureen McCarthy's The Convent shows in vivid detail how fate and the choices we make ripple and reverberate through time...A novel to fall in love with
Cataloging source
AU@
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McCarthy, Maureen
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Convents
  • Sisters
  • Family secrets
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The convent, Maureen McCarthy
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Publication
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Record machine-generated from publisher information
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
440 p.
Isbn
9781743318348
System control number
  • (OCoLC)904958537
  • (OCoLC)ocn904958537
  • 742950
Label
The convent, Maureen McCarthy
Publication
Note
Record machine-generated from publisher information
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
440 p.
Isbn
9781743318348
System control number
  • (OCoLC)904958537
  • (OCoLC)ocn904958537
  • 742950

Library Locations

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