The Girls with No Names
Score: 4
From 6 Ratings

The Girls with No Names


  • Author : Serena Burdick
  • Publisher : Harlequin
  • Release Date : 2020-01-07
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781488050992


The Girls with No Names Book Description :

INSTANT INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER A beautiful tale of hope, courage, and sisterhood—inspired by the real House of Mercy and the girls confined there for daring to break the rules. Growing up in New York City in the 1910s, Luella and Effie Tildon realize that even as wealthy young women, their freedoms come with limits. But when the sisters discover a shocking secret about their father, Luella, the brazen elder sister, becomes emboldened to do as she pleases. Her rebellion comes with consequences, and one morning Luella is mysteriously gone. Effie suspects her father has sent Luella to the House of Mercy and hatches a plan to get herself committed to save her sister. But she made a miscalculation, and with no one to believe her story, Effie’s own e...

The Girl with No Name
Score: 4
From 12 Ratings

The Girl with No Name


  • Author : Marina Chapman
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2013-04-04
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781780577401


The Girl with No Name Book Description :

‘It all happened so quickly. One minute I was squatting on the bare earth, preoccupied with popping pea pods. The next, I saw the flash of a black hand and white cloth, and before I even had a chance to cry out it had sailed towards my face, and completely covered it . . .’ In 1954, in a remote South American village, a four-year-old girl was abducted and then abandoned deep in the Colombian rainforest. So begins the incredible true story of Marina Chapman, who went on to spend several years alone in the jungle, her only family a troop of capuchin monkeys. Using instinct to guide her, she copied everything they did and soon learned to fend for herself. At around ten years old, a completely feral Marina was returned to civilisation by hunters, who...

The Girl with No Name

The Girl with No Name


  • Author : Pat Lowe
  • Publisher : Penguin Group Australia
  • Release Date : 1994-08-01
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781742284019


The Girl with No Name Book Description :

Set in the dramatic beauty of the Kimberley region, this is the poignant story of Matthew and his unusual friendship with an Aboriginal girl....

The Girl With No Name
Score: 4
From 3 Ratings

The Girl With No Name


  • Author : Diney Costeloe
  • Publisher : Head of Zeus
  • Release Date : 2016-03-01
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781784970048


The Girl With No Name Book Description :

A heart-wrenching story from the bestselling author of The Throwaway Children. Thirteen-year-old Lisa has escaped from Nazi Germany on the Kindertransport. She arrives in London unable to speak a word of English, her few belongings crammed into a small suitcase. Among them is one precious photograph of the family she has left behind. Lonely and homesick, Lisa is adopted by a childless couple. But when the Blitz blows her new home apart, she wakes up in hospital with no memory of who she is or where she came from. The authorities give her a new name and despatch her to a children's home. With the war raging around her, what will become of Lisa now? Can't wait for the sequel? The Married Girls is out now! What readers are saying about The Girl With No ...

The Girl With No Name

The Girl With No Name


  • Author : Lisa Regan
  • Publisher : Bookouture
  • Release Date : 2018-04-19
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781786813831


The Girl With No Name Book Description :

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Girl in the Afternoon
Score: 3.5
From 24 Ratings

Girl in the Afternoon


  • Author : Serena Burdick
  • Publisher : St. Martin's Press
  • Release Date : 2016-07-12
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781250106681


Girl in the Afternoon Book Description :

"A tale brimming over with secrets, betrayals and redemption. Burdick keeps readers riveted." -RT Book Reviews (4 Stars HOT) "Moving, surprising, and thought-provoking." -The Emerald City Book Review "Burdick brings the sights and sounds of the Paris of the Impressionists to life." -Historical Novel Society “A provocative tale of family secrets, betrayal, and the renewal of self-discovery.” -Heather Webb, author of Rodin's Lover "Girl in the Afternoon is a love story, a mystery, a tragedy, and a moving study of the human capacity to contain both reckless error and surprising redemption.” -Carrie Brown, author of The Stargazer's Sister Born into a wealthy Parisian family at the center of Belle Epoque society, 18-year-old Aimée Savaray dreams of...

Welcoming Elijah

Welcoming Elijah


  • Author : Leslea Newman
  • Publisher : Charlesbridge Publishing
  • Release Date : 2020-01-28
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781632897428


Welcoming Elijah Book Description :

Celebrated author Lesléa Newman unites a young boy and a stray kitten in a warm, lyrical story about Passover, family, and friendship. Inside, a boy and his family sit around the dinner table to embrace the many traditions of their Passover Seder around the dinner table. Outside, a cat wonders, hungry and alone. When it's time for the symbolic Passover custom of opening the family's front door for the prophet Elijah, both the boy and the cat are in for a remarkable surprise....

The Girl with Seven Names  A North Korean Defector   s Story
Score: 4
From 14 Ratings

The Girl with Seven Names A North Korean Defector s Story


  • Author : Hyeonseo Lee
  • Publisher : HarperCollins UK
  • Release Date : 2015-07-02
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780007554867


The Girl with Seven Names A North Korean Defector s Story Book Description :

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER An extraordinary insight into life under one of the world’s most ruthless and secretive dictatorships – and the story of one woman’s terrifying struggle to avoid capture/repatriation and guide her family to freedom....

The Married Girls

The Married Girls


  • Author : Diney Costeloe
  • Publisher : Head of Zeus Ltd
  • Release Date : 2017-02-17
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781784976118


The Married Girls Book Description :

An unputdownable drama from the bestselling author of The Girl With No Name. Wynsdown, 1949. In the small Somerset village of Wynsdown, Charlotte Shepherd is happily married and now feels settled in her adopted home after arriving from Germany on the Kindertransport as a child during the war. Meanwhile, the squire's fighter pilot son, Felix, has returned to the village with a fiancée in tow. Daphne is beautiful, charming... and harbouring secrets. After meeting during the war, Felix knows some of Daphne's past, but she has worked hard to conceal one that could unravel her carefully built life. For Charlotte, too, a dangerous past is coming back in the shape of fellow refugee, bad boy Harry Black. Forever bound by their childhoods, Charlotte will alw...

The Girl Without a Name
Score: 4
From 6 Ratings

The Girl Without a Name


  • Author : Sandra Block
  • Publisher : Grand Central Publishing
  • Release Date : 2015-09-08
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781455583782


The Girl Without a Name Book Description :

In what passes for an ordinary day in a psych ward, Dr. Zoe Goldman is stumped when a highly unusual case arrives. A young African American girl, found wandering the streets of Buffalo in a catatonic state, is brought in by police. No one has come forward to claim her, and all leads have been exhausted, so Zoe's treatment is the last hope to discover the girl's identity. When drugs prove ineffective and medical science seems to be failing, Zoe takes matters into her own hands to track down Jane Doe's family and piece together their checkered history. As she unearths their secrets, she finds that monsters hide where they are least expected. And now she must solve the mystery before it is too late. Because someone wants to make sure this young girl nev...