A Victorian Mystery by D. J. Taylor

Publisher: HarperCollins

Written in English
Cover of: Kept | D. J. Taylor
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  • English Historical Fiction,
  • English Mystery & Suspense Fiction,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - Mystery/ Detective,
  • Mystery/Suspense,
  • Mystery & Detective - Historical,
  • Mystery & Detective - Traditional British,
  • Fiction / General,
  • Historical - General,
  • Mystery & Detective - General,
  • Collectors and collecting,
  • Mentally ill women,
  • Train robberies
The Physical Object
Number of Pages463
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9243475M
ISBN 100061146080
ISBN 109780061146084

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Jan 01,  · (star review) The Kept, James Scott’s debut novel, is a blizzard of a book: oppressive, bleak, messy and (mostly) barren of humanity.

A snow-choked upstate New York provides The Kept’s setting and Scott’s greatest exhibited strength is the book’s sense of time-and-place. Locations and the difficulties of day-to-day life are /5. Sep 11,  · Kept is a contemporary Christian classic along the lines of Redeeming Love. Impossible to put down, this story pulls us into the heart of Chicago and shows us how God’s hand can work, even when we repeatedly make the wrong choices.

Sally Bradley’s voice is gripping and clear, /5(). Jul 28,  · An Amazon Best Book of September There are a few love stories in The Secrets We Kept, mostly of the unhappy kind: adulterous, unrequited, forbidden, and in between these thwarted romances, history happens.

In Russia, a mistress suffers years in a Gulag rather than betray her married lover—Boris Pasternak, author of Doctor Zhivago—to Stalin/5(). Kept Book 3 in the Enforcers Series. He can’t change who he is A horrific childhood has made Silas the man he is today: dangerous, distrustful, and demanding.

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Sep 03,  · The Secrets We Kept book. Read 2, reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Secretaries turned spies, love and duty, and sacrifice—inspi /5.

Jan 08,  · James Scott’s debut novel, “The Kept,” opens on a scene of massacred children. It’s daring and bleak in a novel whose daring is found in its bleakness. The Secrets We Kept combines a legendary literary love story--the decades-long affair between Pasternak and his mistress and muse, Olga Ivinskaya, who was sent to the Gulag and inspired Zhivago's heroine, Lara--with a narrative about two women empowered to lead lives of.

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Of the series, Archer commented in March that he had completed the first draft for the next book in the series and was unsure as to how many books in the series there would Jeffrey Archer. Sep 02,  · “The Secrets We Kept” is headed for widespread popularity, many a book club (Reese Witherspoon has just chosen it for her justifiably influential one) and.

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Set during the Cold War, it tells the story of secretaries .Feb 28,  · Kept Woman sounds like it tells a similar story, but with some crazy '50s decor creepiness thrown in. Castro, who committed suicide in prison soon .Late in James Scott’s first novel, “The Kept,” a brothel owner named London White summarizes the story as being about “children gone missing, men changing into women, murder, betrayal.