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The clockmaker"s daughter

Kate Morton

The clockmaker"s daughter

a novel

by Kate Morton

  • 336 Want to read
  • 7 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Murder,
  • Missing persons,
  • Secrecy,
  • Archivists,
  • Fiction,
  • Theft,
  • Artists,
  • Large type books,
  • Manors,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Regular print version previously published by: Atria Books, a division of Simon & Schuster, Inc.

    StatementKate Morton
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR9619.4.M74 C58 2018b
    The Physical Object
    Pagination718 pages (large print)
    Number of Pages718
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26978074M
    ISBN 101683249720
    ISBN 109781683249726
    LC Control Number2018038601
    OCLC/WorldCa1049576352

    The Clockmaker's Daughter | Click Here for the September Book Club Discussion Questions INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER "An ambitious, compelling historical mystery with a fabulous cast of characters Kate Morton at her very best." --Kristin Hannah "An elaborate tapestry Morton doesn't disappoint." --The Washington Post "Classic English country-house Goth at its finest."Brand: Washington Square Press. The Clockmaker's Daughter by Kate Morton. Everything you need to know: book description, quotes from the book, about the author and much more.

      Kate Morton is the award-winning, New York Times bestselling author of The House at Riverton, The Forgotten Garden, The Distant Hours, The Secret Keeper, The Lake House, and The Clockmaker’s books are published in 34 languages and have been #1 bestsellers worldwide. She is a native Australian, holds degrees in dramatic art and English literature/5(K). The Clockmaker’s Daughter Kate Morton. Atria, $28 (p) ISBN Buy this book. Morton (The Lake House) explores the tangled history of people and place in her outstanding.

      The book is set in multiple timelines, at least seven. The “passage of time” is a common theme during these timelines; from “abandoned grandfather clocks” during the war to the main character’s father being a clockmaker. The Clockmaker's Daughter I really enjoy Kate Morton's books. There are a couple of suggestions I used in order to completely enjoy this book. 1. Pay attention, this is not a book that you can have on as background noise. The plot is very intricate. 2. I started a list of characters and their intersections. 3.


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