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In Daughter of the House, Rosie Thomas, "a master storyteller" (Cosmopolitan) returns to the marvelous Wix family.Nancy Wix, daughter of the stage impresarios Eliza and Devil, must find a way to keep London’s Palmyra theatre afloat, and to entertain audiences who have lost husbands and sons in the first World War. Nancy is a born performer, but she is set apart—even from her beloved brothers—by her psychic gifts. She must harness her troubling powers to keep her family and the theatre intact.It is a dangerous path and a lonely one, but Nancy’s bold choices lead her to love, and beyond that to the recognition of what it takes to become a modern woman. As another war begins to threaten the world, she is forced into a final, fateful confrontation with her demons, and must marshal both her ingenuity and her mysterious talents to fight for the survival of friendship, independence, and family.
Number of Pages: 503
Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres
Publisher: Overlook Pr
Author: Rosie Thomas
Street Date: July 12, 2016
Item Number (DPCI): 248-19-8093
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