The Chaperone

The Chaperone

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A New York Times bestseller, The Chaperone is a captivating novel about the woman who chaperoned an irreverent Louise Brooks to New York City in the 1920s and the summer that would change them both.

Only a few years before becoming a famous silent-film star and an icon of her generation, a fifteen-year-old Louise Brooks leaves Wichita, Kansas, to study with the prestigious Denishawn School of Dancing in New York. Much to her annoyance, she is accompanied by a thirty-six-year-old… (more)

Editorial reviews (2 reviews)


Moriarty’s sentences are pert and plucky, shaped by a contemporary sensibility that can leave an anachronistic aftertaste

It is clear why Ms. Moriarty has received glowing praise for “The Chaperone.” It is exquisite, and a delightful time capsule that I will be recommending to everyone. I suspect that readers who don’t normally read chick lit will also be enthralled with this wonderful novel.

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Book Details  


Publisher: Riverhead (June 05, 2012)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 384 pages

File size: 669 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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