St. Martins Griffin Fall 2018 by Macmillan

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s t m art in s g rif f in a ug us t 2018 the stolen marriage a novel diane chamberlain from perennial bestselling author diane chamberlain comes a compelling historical novel fiction contempora ry women st martin s griffin 8/14/2018 9781250087287 $17.99 $23.50 can trade paperback 400 pages carton qty 20 8.3 in h 5.4 in w subrights uk rights writers house translation rights writers house other available formats hardcover isbn 9781250087270 ebook isbn 9781250087294 audio isbn 9781427289391 audio isbn 9781427289407 marketing online publicity online advertising book club promotion campaign special backlist offers available reading group gold selection discussion guide available online email marketing campaign author website / author facebook / 23k followers author twitter @d_chamberlain also ava ilable pretending to dance a novel 10/2016 9781250105011 trade paperback $15.99 $22.99 can in 1944 twenty-three-year-old tess demello abruptly ends her engagement to the love of her life when she marries a mysterious stranger and moves to hickory north carolina a small town struggling with racial tension and the hardships of world war ii tess’s new husband henry kraft is a secretive man who often stays out all night hides money from his new wife and shows no interest in making love tess quickly realizes she’s trapped in a strange and loveless marriage with no way out the people of hickory love and respect henry and see tess as an outsider treating her with suspicion and disdain especially after one of the town’s prominent citizens dies in a terrible accident and tess is blamed tess suspects people are whispering about her as she adjusts to her new life what does everyone know about henry that she does not feeling alone and adrift tess turns to the one person who seems to understand her a local medium who gives her hope but seems to know more than he’s letting on when a sudden polio epidemic strikes the town the townspeople band together to build a polio hospital tess who has a nursing degree bucks henry’s wishes and begins to work at the hospital finding meaning in nursing the young victims yet at home henry’s actions grow more alarming by the day as tess works to save the lives of her patients can she untangle her husband’s mysterious behavior and save her own life praise “a multilayered poignant novel reminiscent of a sarah dessen or sharon creech novel pretending to dance proves that a coming-of-age story can happen at any time in your life.” —booklist “a page turner chamberlain’s poignant well-rounded character sketches lift pretending to dance well above the norm.” —wilmington star news “a story of redemption paranoia and the power of shared bonds the silent sister is a powerful and thrilling novel…tautly paced and emotionally driven.” –booklist diane chamberlain is the international bestselling author of twenty-three novels she lives in north carolina with her partner photographer john pagliuca and her shelties keeper and cole the silent sister a novel 10/2015 9781250074355 trade paperback $15.99 $18.50 can 4