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A fall of marigolds, Susan Meissner

Label
A fall of marigolds
Title
A fall of marigolds
Statement of responsibility
Susan Meissner
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
September 1911. On Ellis Island in New York Harbor, nurse Clara Wood cannot face returning to Manhattan, where the man she loved fell to his death in the Triangle Shirtwaist Fire. Then, while caring for a fevered immigrant whose own loss mirrors hers, she becomes intrigued by a name embroidered onto the scarf he carries, and finds herself caught in a dilemma that compels her to confront the truth about the assumptions she's made. Will what she learns devastate her or free her? September 2011. On Manhattan's Upper West Side, widow Taryn Michaels has convinced herself that she is living fully, working in a charming specialty fabric store and raising her daughter alone. Then a long-lost photograph appears in a national magazine, and she is forced to relive the terrible day her husband died in the collapse of the World Trade Towers, the same day a stranger reached out and saved her. Will a chance reconnection and a century-old scarf open Taryn's eyes to the larger forces at work in her life?
Summary
Two women living 100 years apart experience similar tragic losses of love, Clara's in the Triangle Shirtwaist Fire, and Taryn's in the collapse of the Twin Towers, are connected through time by a scarf
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10276195
Cataloging source
CtWfDGI
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Meissner, Susan
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3613.E435
LC item number
F355 2014b
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ellis Island Immigration Station (N.Y. and N.J.)
  • Immigrants
Target audience
adult
Label
A fall of marigolds, Susan Meissner
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : NAL Trade, 2014
  • Includes conversation with the author and questions for discussion
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20151212
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Center Point Large Print edition.
Extent
447 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781628990119
Isbn Type
(library binding : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013038381
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
A fall of marigolds, Susan Meissner
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : NAL Trade, 2014
  • Includes conversation with the author and questions for discussion
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20151212
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Center Point Large Print edition.
Extent
447 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781628990119
Isbn Type
(library binding : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013038381
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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