Savage Girl

Savage Girl

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“An over-the-top romp through 1870s America . . . compulsively readable.” —

Jean Zimmerman’s spectacular follow-up to The Orphanmaster has it all: Gilded Age romance, robber baron excess, detective story suspense, and a compelling female protagonist whom readers will fall in love with.

In 1875, the Delegates, an outlandishly wealthy Manhattan couple on a tour of the American West, seek out a sideshow attraction called “Savage Girl.” Her handlers… (more)

Editorial reviews (3 reviews)

This is a novel that will stay with you even after you finish reading it.

If you like tales with a touch of the unusual, of dark secrets and deep mysteries, and about the extremes of wealth and poverty and intriguing settings, then this book will definitely please.

Kirkus Reviews : Savage Girl (March 13, 2014)

Zimmerman’s dark comedy of manners is an obvious homage to Edith Wharton, a rip-roaring murder mystery more Robert Louis Stevenson than Arthur Conan Doyle and a wonderfully detailed portrait of the political, economic and philosophical issues driving post–Civil War America.

Book Details  

Publisher: Penguin (March 06, 2014)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 416 pages

File size: 1.1 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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