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The Resource The secret life of Violet Grant, Beatriz Williams

The secret life of Violet Grant, Beatriz Williams

Label
The secret life of Violet Grant
Title
The secret life of Violet Grant
Statement of responsibility
Beatriz Williams
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1964, Vivian Schuyler receives an overseas parcel in the mail. The contents draw her back into her family's past, and the hushed-over crime of an aunt she never knew. Berlin, 1914: Violet Schuyler Grant endures her marriage to scientist Dr. Walter Grant; he provides the support to her position as a young American female physicist. As Vivian digs deeper into her aunt's past and the mystery of her ultimate fate, Violet's story sheds light on the darkness of her years abroad
Summary
Defying the privilege of her 1960s Fifth Avenue family to pursue a job with a style magazine, recent college graduate Vivian Schuyler discovers a secret about an aunt she never knew who at the dawn of World War I fled her oppressive marriage to pursue an audacious goal
Tone
Writing style
Character
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10304593
Cataloging source
DLC
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Williams, Beatriz
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3623.I55643
LC item number
S43 2014
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Nieces
  • Aunts
  • Family secrets
  • World War, 1914-1918
Target audience
adult
Label
The secret life of Violet Grant, Beatriz Williams
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
436 pages
Isbn
9780399162176
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2013043630
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • 861068905
  • (OCoLC)861068905
Label
The secret life of Violet Grant, Beatriz Williams
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
436 pages
Isbn
9780399162176
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2013043630
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • 861068905
  • (OCoLC)861068905

Library Locations

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      7770 Croaker Road, Williamsburg, VA, 23188, US
      37.377573 -76.770995
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      515 Scotland Street, Williamsburg, VA, 23185, US
      37.377573 -76.770995
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