Verano de Durante una rutilante fiesta de la alta sociedad en Riverton Manor, un joven y prometedor poeta se quita la vida. Invierno de Grace. Buy La casa de Riverton by KATE MORTON (ISBN: ) from Amazon’s Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Magnífico retrato de los últimos esplendores de la aristocracia inglesa, un mundo de convenciones y secretos atravesado por vehementes pasiones y terribles.
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I’ve heard that her others are better than this one, but after reading this, they won’t be at the top of my list. Can’t round the rate up to four because there are some twists any human can see coming. A partir de la segunda mitad vasa ritmo se acrecienta. It was so long ago.
Riverton ManorUnited Kingdom. It seemed rather pointless to remain joined to a spouse one didn’t care for. Please help improve it or discuss these issues kage the talk page. Not on my account. Libro con muy buena narrativa pero que entretiene lo justo. The book is pages long. Wikipedia articles with plot summary needing attention from May All Wikipedia articles with plot summary needing attention Articles needing additional references from June All articles needing additional references Articles with multiple maintenance issues Pages to import images dw Wikidata.
View all 14 comments. Hannah is czsa in London and unhappily married to an older businessman; Robbie provides a glimpse of the life she wanted to have.
It is my past, and it is coming for me. She tells Ursula …more The father of Grace’s daughter is a man named John, whom Grace discusses with Ursula, the filmmaker, on pp.
There’s a family torn apart by war. I was surprised that Hannah let her husband and his family control her!
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Grace is contacted by the director, Ursula, as the only surviving person from that night. Grace couldn’t tell Hannah that she didn’t know shorthand and got someone else to tell her what the first note said? I knew this fact before I read the authors answers in the novel’s Q and A.
Of course, the story is not as simple as that, and many secrets have been kept for almost years. It’s Ruth who misses him.
Mar 24, Anne rated it it was amazing Shelves: So, yes, that was a hidden gem in this tangled web of …more At some point Ursula says that her grandmother Florence was at Riverton the night Robbie died. View all 18 comments. Amazon Music Transmite millones de canciones. Later in the conversation, Ursula asks if John was killed in the war.
Productos Reacondicionados Precios bajos en productos revisados por Amazon. El jardin olvidado The Forgotten Garden: This book stayed with me for ages after i’d finished it. They chafe at the constraints of their class and find themselves floundering in the chaos of the s.
I’d been so sure she’d be an author I love that I had already purchased four of her books. Something historical, set in a rambling period property on a country Estate, preferably in the middle of the English countryside, throw in a little mystery and intrigue and a few family rivertob secrets and I am putty in the authors hands Reading gives us mortoj to go when we have to stay where we are.
La casa de Riverton / The House at Riverton: A Novel
I love books that conjure a world around me, bringing their characters and settings to life, so that the real world disappears and all that matters, from beginning to end, is turning one more page. Kindle Direct Publishing Publica tu libro en papel y digital de manera independiente.
The tension mounts throughout, but not at a mad pace.
I’m not sure the final s I am listening to this on audiobook, and it is freaking interminable. I was pleased that I was unable to katf the truth behind the secret at the end of the novel. She put a lot of work into learning it herself. Poor fellow; he was killed soon after in a road accident.
The ending was so shocking!! For me this is the stuff of dreams I mean, really, Hannah couldn’t throw the gun in the lake rather than shooting her lover? She provides Robbie and Hannah the excuse they need to see each other, as Robbie ostensibly calls on Emmeline but is really slipping notes to Hannah with the locations and times for them to meet. View all 10 comments. I can’t explain exactly what I mean by that; I was just touched by it in some way.
We witness conversations in the current period between Grace and Ursula, a film director telling the akte of what happened when a family friend and renowned poet committed suicide in the s at the Hartford estate. And I like Downton Abbey.
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No matter what country I visit I always manage to find a country Estate or period property where ghosts of people and the past stirs my imagination and my interest.
One day Hannah tells Grace that she knows Grace can’t read shorthand, the reason for which Grace does not know at the time. They move at a slower pace ricerton ending is so worth it.
She first meets the grandchildren of Riverton, David, Hannah and Emmeline, when they come to stay at Riverton. Two young girls grow into womanhood and the desire for independence will affect both Hannah and Emmeline in different yet significant ways.
There are many mysteries surrounding Grace and the 2 aristocratic sisters, Hannah and Emmeline whom she was enamored with The beginning is a bit too slow; it takes time to develop characters, but Morton uses a few different techniques to foreshadow what’s to come in the future almost crossing that invisible line with audience. Fireworks are going off all around them and each loud bang affects Robbie further, taking him back to his time in the trenches.
My only issue riverto that, on a whole, I didn’t really connect with the characters.