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The Lonely Hearts Hotel

Autor: O'Neill, Heather

Editorial: HarperCollins Publishers

Formato:Tapa Dura
Precio de Lista:$30.99
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The Lonely Hearts Hotel : Two babies are abandoned in a Montreal orphanage in the winter of 1910. One is a girl named Rose; the other, a boy named Pierrot. Each display rare gifts that bring them adoration and hatred. As they are made to travel around the city performing clown routines to raise funds for the orphanage, they make plans for a sensational future. They are separated as teenagers and sent off to work as menial servants, but both soon find themselves escaping into the criminal world, participating in the vicious and absurd and perverted underbelly of Montreal and New York City between the wars. They search for each other, and one night, under the snowflakes, they reunite, and the underworld will never look quite the same.

With all the storytelling skill and magical language for which she is known, Heather O'Neill dazzles us with a new tale of motherless gangsters, drug addicted pianists, radicalized chorus girls and a city whose economy hinges on the price of a kiss.


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ISBN 13:9781443435864
ISBN 10:1443435864
Formato:Tapa Dura
Idioma:Inglés
Páginas:389
Tamaño:9.29" l x 6.32" w x 1.33" h
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