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A reliable wife: : a novel, (ebook)

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A reliable wife: : a novel
Title
A reliable wife:
Title remainder
a novel
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Subject
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Language
eng
Summary
Rural Wisconsin, 1909. In the bitter cold, Ralph Truitt, a successful businessman, stands alone on a train platform waiting for the woman who answered his newspaper advertisement for "a reliable wife." But when Catherine Land steps off the train from Chicago, she's not the "simple, honest woman" that Ralph is expecting. She is both complex and devious, haunted by a terrible past and motivated by greed. Her plan is simple: she will win this man's devotion, and then, ever so slowly, she will poison him and leave Wisconsin a wealthy widow. What she has not counted on, though, is that Truitt - a passionate man with his own dark secrets -has plans of his own for his new wife. Isolated on a remote estate and imprisoned by relentless snow, the story of Ralph and Catherine unfolds in unimaginable ways. With echoes of Wuthering Heights and Rebecca, Robert Goolrick's intoxicating debut novel delivers a classic tale of suspenseful seduction, set in a world that seems to have gone temporarily off its axis
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1948-
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Goolrick, Robert
Dewey number
GOOLRIC
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no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Marriage
  • Family secrets
  • Wisconsin
Target audience
adult
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A reliable wife: : a novel, (ebook)
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multicolored
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781616200008
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(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11688510
Specific material designation
remote
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11688510
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MWT11688510
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
A reliable wife: : a novel, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781616200008
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11688510
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11688510
System control number
MWT11688510
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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