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Miss Emily free pdf Emily Dickinson s life is reimagined in her own voiceand through eyes of a young Irish maid an enchanting novelin the spirit of Longbourn and Mrs. PoeAda Concannon s first day in America is a success. She s the new maid for the respected but eccentric Dickinson family of Amherst, Massachusetts. Despite the differences in age and class, eighteen-year-old Ada, a neat little Irish person, fresh off the boat, strikes up a deep friendship with Miss Emily, the gifted elder daughter living a spinster s life at home. Emily is a bastion of support as Ada struggles to find her place in this new world, while Ada s toil gives Emily the freedom she needs to write.But Emily s passion for words begins to dominate her life. She decides to wear nothing but white and increasingly avoids the outside world. When Ada s safety and reputation are threatened, however, Emily faces down her own demons in order to help her friend, with shocking consequences."

About Nuala O'Connor

NUALA O CONNOR was born in Dublin in 1970 and lives in East Galway with her family. She holds a B.A. in Irish from Trinity College Dublin and a masters in translation studies (Irish/English) from Dublin City University. She is a short-story writer, and novelist and the recipient of many fiction awards, including RTE radio s Francis MacManus Award, the Cuirt New Writing Prize, the Jane Geske Award (U.S.A.), the inaugural Jonathan Swift Award, and the Cecil Day Lewis Award."

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Author : Nuala O'Connor
Publisher : Penguin Books Canada
Data Published : 14 July 2015
ISBN : 0143192450
EAN : 9780143192459
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 256 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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