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Clockmaker's Daughter - by Kate Morton (Hardcover)

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A rich, spellbinding new novel from the author of The Lake House—the story of a love affair and a mysterious murder that cast their shadow across generations, set in England from the 1860s until the present day.

My real name, no one remembers.
The truth about that summer, no one else knows.


In the summer of 1862, a group of young artists led by the passionate and talented Edward Radcliffe descends upon Birchwood Manor on the banks of the Upper Thames. Their plan: to spend a secluded summer month in a haze of inspiration and creativity. But by the time their stay is over, one woman has been shot dead while another has disappeared; a priceless heirloom is missing; and Edward Radcliffe’s life is in ruins.

Over one hundred and fifty years later, Elodie Winslow, a young archivist in London, uncovers a leather satchel containing two seemingly unrelated items: a sepia photograph of an arresting-looking woman in Victorian clothing, and an artist’s sketchbook containing the drawing of a twin-gabled house on the bend of a river.

Why does Birchwood Manor feel so familiar to Elodie? And who is the beautiful woman in the photograph? Will she ever give up her secrets?

Told by multiple voices across time, The Clockmaker’s Daughter is a story of murder, mystery, and thievery, of art, love, and loss. And flowing through its pages like a river, is the voice of a woman who stands outside time, whose name has been forgotten by history, but who has watched it all unfold: Birdie Bell, the clockmaker’s daughter.
Number of Pages: 512
Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Pocket Books
Featured book lists: New York Times Bestsellers
Age Range: Adult
Author: Kate Morton
Language: English
Street Date: October 9, 2018
TCIN: 53828030
UPC: 9781451649390
Item Number (DPCI): 059-01-1018
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V. good author

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BRNbaby 14 days ago
I am currently about 1/3 of the way through this book & find it quite interesting. I think it's a good mystery.
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Kate Moton book.

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Tohomnee 28 days ago
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LOVE Kate Morton!!! Her books paint a beautiful picture in your mind and takes you there.
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