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The Dutch house : a novel / Ann Patchett.

The Dutch house : a novel

Patchett, Ann, author. (Author).

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  • 0 copies at Grand Rapids Public Library

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    66 current holds with 23 total copies
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Main Fiction Patchett (Text) 31307024004097 Express Checked out 11/05/2019
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Main Fiction Patchett (Text) 31307024004113 New In transit -
Main Fiction Patchett (Text) 31307024004121 Express Checked out 10/16/2019
Main Fiction Patchett (Text) 31307024004139 New Checked out 10/20/2019
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Main Fiction Patchett (Text) 31307024040331 New Checked out 11/08/2019
Ottawa Hills Fiction Patchett (Text) 31307024004063 New Checked out 10/22/2019
Ottawa Hills Fiction Patchett (Text) 31307024060719 New Checked out 11/09/2019
Ottawa Hills ON ORDER (Text) ACQ153551 ACQUISITIONS On order -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062963673
  • ISBN: 0062963678
  • Physical Description: 337 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2019]

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At the end of the Second World War, Cyril Conroy combines luck and a single canny investment to begin an enormous real estate empire, propelling his family from poverty to enormous wealth. His first order of business is to buy the Dutch House, a lavish estate in the suburbs outside of Philadelphia. Meant as a surprise for his wife, the house sets in motion the undoing of everyone he loves. Cyril's son Danny and his older sister Maeve are exiled from the house where they grew up by their stepmother. The two wealthy siblings are thrown back into the poverty their parents had escaped from and find that all they have to count on is one another.
Subject: Brothers and sisters > Fiction.
Dysfunctional families > Fiction.
Stepmothers > Fiction.
Poverty > Fiction.
Inheritance and succession > Fiction.
Families > Fiction.
Philadelphia (Pa.) > Fiction.
Genre: Epic fiction.
Historical fiction.
Domestic fiction.
Summary: At the end of the Second World War, Cyril Conroy combines luck and a single canny investment to begin an enormous real estate empire, propelling his family from poverty to enormous wealth. His first order of business is to buy the Dutch House, a lavish estate in the suburbs outside of Philadelphia. Meant as a surprise for his wife, the house sets in motion the undoing of everyone he loves. Cyril's son Danny and his older sister Maeve are exiled from the house where they grew up by their stepmother. The two wealthy siblings are thrown back into the poverty their parents had escaped from and find that all they have to count on is one another.
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