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The Resource The latecomers, Helen Klein Ross

The latecomers, Helen Klein Ross

Label
The latecomers
Title
The latecomers
Statement of responsibility
Helen Klein Ross
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Forced to give up her baby for adoption after the death of her husband in 1908, an Irish teen takes a maid's job at a sprawling New England estate before a mysterious death reveals a five-generation secret
  • 1908. After her sweetheart dies of fever during the crossing from Ireland, sixteen-year-old Bridey gives up their baby for adoption. She takes a position as maid for the Hollingsworth family, caring for the children as if they were her own. Over the decades, the secrets of Bridey's past haunt the family. In the present day, a connection is made that brings these dark ghost stories into the light. -- adapted from jacket
Summary
A family drama about a young Irish immigrant, an ancestral home in New England and a dark secret that lay hidden in its walls for five generations
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10738587
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ross, Helen Klein
Dewey number
813/.6
Illustrations
genealogical tables
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3618.O845263
LC item number
L38 2018
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Immigrants
  • Irish
  • Women household employees
  • Secrecy
Target audience
adult
Label
The latecomers, Helen Klein Ross
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 415-419)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
419 pages
Isbn
9780316476867
Lccn
2018937250
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
genealogical table
System control number
  • on1030766055
  • (OCoLC)1030766055
Label
The latecomers, Helen Klein Ross
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 415-419)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
419 pages
Isbn
9780316476867
Lccn
2018937250
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
genealogical table
System control number
  • on1030766055
  • (OCoLC)1030766055

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