The House Girl

The House Girl

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Two remarkable women, separated by more than a century, whose lives unexpectedly intertwine . . .

2004: Lina Sparrow is an ambitious young lawyer working on a historic class-action lawsuit seeking reparations for the descendants of American slaves.

1852: Josephine is a seventeen-year-old house slave who tends to the mistress of a Virginia tobacco farm—an aspiring artist named Lu Anne Bell.

It is through her father, renowned artist Oscar Sparrow, that Lina discovers… (more)

Editorial reviews (2 reviews)


Even with the quibbles, I highly recommend this novel to all readers: literary fiction snobs, consume-them-by-the-dozen mystery fans, or people somewhere in between. Tara Conklin can write, and this will not be the last time we hear her name.

If only Josephine’s stirring tale had been emancipated from the story of her modern-day defender, “The House Girl” might have run free.

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Book Details  


Publisher: HarperCollins (February 12, 2013)

Collection: William Morrow

Format: EPUB

Page count: 384 pages

File size: 1010 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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