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The Resource The thirteenth tale : a novel, Diane Setterfield

The thirteenth tale : a novel, Diane Setterfield

Label
The thirteenth tale : a novel
Title
The thirteenth tale
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Diane Setterfield
Title variation
13th tale
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Aging, reclusive author Vida Winter, having given out multiple versions of her life story over the years, decides to finally set the record straight and engages Margaret Lea, a London bookseller's daughter, to write her biography, drawing the young woman into a tale of a governess, a ghost, a willful woman, feral twins, and a gothic mansion
Summary
When her health begins failing, the mysterious author Vida Winter decides to let Margaret Lea, a biographer, write the truth about her life, but Margaret needs to verify the facts since Vida has a history of telling outlandish tales
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Alex Award, 2007.
  • Quill Book Award for Debut Author of the Year, 2007.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
145270
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Library Journal
  • Publisher's Weekly
  • Kirkus Starred
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Adult
  • Adult
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
LC call number
PS3619.E86
LC item number
T48 2006
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
The thirteenth tale : a novel, Diane Setterfield
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
21408166
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Atria Books hardcover ed.
Extent
406 p.
Isbn
9780743298025
Lccn
2006042906
System control number
  • (rplri)26150
  • (IMchF)fol11147136
Label
The thirteenth tale : a novel, Diane Setterfield
Link
Publication
Control code
21408166
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Atria Books hardcover ed.
Extent
406 p.
Isbn
9780743298025
Lccn
2006042906
System control number
  • (rplri)26150
  • (IMchF)fol11147136

Library Locations

    • Adams Public Library - DecaturBorrow it
      128 S. 3rd St., Decatur, IN, 46733, US
      40.829571 -84.925321
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