The House at Riverton

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Featuring a foreword from the author, this is a special tenth anniversary edition of The House at Riverton, Kate Morton’s acclaimed bestselling debut

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Originally published in 2007, Kate Morton’s debut novel, The House at Riverton, became a bestselling sensation and won the Richard and Judy Best Read of the Year. This special tenth anniversary edition of Kate Morton’s acclaimed debut features a foreword from the author.

Summer 1924: On the eve of a glittering Society party, by the lake of a grand English country house, a young poet takes his life. The only witnesses, sisters Hannah and Emmeline Hartford, will never speak to each other again.

Winter 1999: Grace Bradley, 98, one-time housemaid of Riverton Manor, is visited by a young director making a film about the poet’s suicide. Ghosts awaken and memories, long-consigned to the dark reaches of Grace’s mind, begin to sneak back through the cracks. A shocking secret threatens to emerge; something history has forgotten but Grace never could.

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Weight 0.406 kg
Dimensions 19.7 × 13.2 × 3.8 cm
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Imprint

Cover

Paperback

Pages

vii, 597

Language

English

Edition

|Reprint

Dewey

823.92 (edition:23)

Readership

General – Trade / Code: K