The Resource The flight of Gemma Hardy : a novel, Margot Livesey

The flight of Gemma Hardy : a novel, Margot Livesey

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The flight of Gemma Hardy : a novel
Title
The flight of Gemma Hardy
Title remainder
a novel
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Margot Livesey
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eng
Summary
Overcoming a life of hardship and loneliness, Gemma Hardy, a brilliant and determined young woman, accepts a position as an au pair on the remote Orkney Islands where she faces her biggest challenge yet
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Title
The flight of Gemma Hardy
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Summary
After her widowed father drowns, Gemma Hardy leaves Iceland to live with family in Scotland where she encounters many difficulties as she grows up. Eventually she accepts a post as an au pair on the Orkney Islands where she finds herself attracted to her employer, Mr. Sinclair. When Gemma returns briefly to Iceland to search for her family she understands more about herself. This story is set in the 1950s and 60s.
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10029008
Cataloging source
UPZ
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9199.3.L563
LC item number
F57 2012
Literary form
fiction
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Target audience
adult
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Margot Livesey
The flight of Gemma Hardy : a novel, Margot Livesey

Library Locations

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