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The English wife / Lauren Willig.

Willig, Lauren, author. (Author).
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Available copies

  • 7 of 39 copies available at NC Cardinal.

Current holds

15 current holds with 39 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Black Mountain Library F WIL (Text) 0020511697003 Adult New Fiction Checked out 03/06/2018
Bordeaux Library F WILLIG (Text) 31781063936452 Adult Fiction Reshelving -
Cleveland County Main Library F WILLIG (Text) 22281500135913 Adult Fiction Checked out 03/10/2018
Cliffdale Library F WILLIG (Text) 31781063936445 Adult Fiction On holds shelf -
Cumberland Headquarters F WILLIG (Text) 31781064220492 Adult Fiction On holds shelf -
Dunn Public Library F Wil / Lease (Text) 33436001638938 Adult Fiction Checked out 03/13/2018
East Asheville Library F WIL (Text) 0020511697029 Adult New Fiction Checked out 03/07/2018
East Regional Library F WILLIG (Text) 31781064220468 Adult Fiction In transit -
Eden Library Fic (Text) 31554010305653 Adult New Fiction Checked out 03/08/2018
Enka-Candler Library F WIL (Text) 0020511697011 Adult New Fiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781250056276 (hardcover) :
  • ISBN: 1250056276 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 376 pages ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2018.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: Annabelle and Bayard Van Duyvil live a charmed life in New York: he's the scion of an old Knickerbocker family, she grew up in a Tudor house in England, they had a fairytale romance in London, they have three-year-old twins on whom they dote, and he's recreated her family home on the banks of the Hudson and named it Illyria. Yes, there are rumors that she's having an affair with the architect, but rumors are rumors and people will gossip. But then Bayard is found dead with a knife in his chest on the night of their Twelfth Night Ball, Annabelle goes missing, presumed drowned, and the papers go mad. Bay's sister, Janie, forms an unlikely alliance with a reporter to try to uncover the truth, convinced that Bay would never have killed his wife, that it must be a third party, but the more she learns about her brother and his wife, the more everything she thought she knew about them starts to unravel. Who were her brother and his wife, really? And why did her brother die with the name George on his lips?
Subject: Rich people > Fiction.
Family secrets > Fiction.
Murder > Investigation > Fiction.
Missing persons > Fiction.
Reporters and reporting > Fiction.
Great Britain > History > 19th century > Fiction.
Genre: Detective and mystery fiction.
Historical fiction.

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