The widow Nash: a novel
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Published:
Berkeley, California : Counterpoint, ©2017.
Status:
Columbia Pike Adult Fiction
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Columbia Pike Adult Fiction
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Jul 9, 2018
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Apr 22, 2019
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Oct 1, 2018
Description
A masterful, rollicking novel about fathers and daughters, passions both violent and tender, and the search for the true meaning of independence.
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Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
375 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Street Date:
1706.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781619029286, 1619029286

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Description
"It is New York, 1904, and Dulcy Remfrey, despite an idiosyncratic, traveling childhood, faces the predictable life of a woman of the time. All that changes when her eccentric father returns from his expedition to Africa without any of the proceeds from the sale of a gold mine. It seems he's lost his mind along with the money, and Dulcy's obsessive ex-fiance (and her father's business partner) insists she come to Seattle to decipher her father's cryptic notebooks, which may hold clues to the missing funds. When her father dies unexpectedly, taking the truth with him, Dulcy looks at her future, finds it unbearable, and somewhere in the northern Rockies disappears from the train bringing her father's body home. Is it possible to disappear from your old life and create another? Dulcy travels the West reading stories about her own death and finds a small Montana town where she's reborn as Mrs. Nash, a wealthy young widow, free from the burden of family. But her old life won't let go so easily, and soon her ex-fiance is on her trail, threatening the new life she is so eager to create. The Widow Nash is a riveting narrative, filled with a colorful cast of characters, timeless themes, and great set pieces. Europe in summer. New York in fall. Africa in winter. And the lively, unforgettable town of Livingston, Montana. This is a book that surprises with its twists and turns, a ribald sensibility, and rich historical details. And in Dulcy, Jamie Harrison has created an indelible heroine sure to capture the hearts of readers everywhere"--,Provided by publisher.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Harrison, J. (2017). The widow Nash: a novel. Berkeley, California: Counterpoint.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Harrison, Jamie, 1960-. 2017. The Widow Nash: A Novel. Berkeley, California: Counterpoint.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Harrison, Jamie, 1960-, The Widow Nash: A Novel. Berkeley, California: Counterpoint, 2017.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Harrison, Jamie. The Widow Nash: A Novel. Berkeley, California: Counterpoint, 2017. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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