The Lodger

The Lodger

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Dorothy Richardson is existing just above the poverty line, doing secretarial work at a dentist's office and living in a seedy boarding house in Bloomsbury, when she is invited to spend the weekend with a childhood friend. Jane has recently married a writer who is hovering on the brink of fame. His name is H.G. Wells, or Bertie, as they call him.

Bertie appears unremarkable at first. But then Dorothy notices his grey-blue eyes taking her in, openly signaling approval.… (more)

Editorial reviews (2 reviews)

I highly recommend this biographical novel to all readers and writers interested in women's history.

Kirkus Reviews : The Lodger (October 15, 2014)

An engrossing book to be read in one big gulp; some hackneyed dialogue and caricatures make the brutality easier to stomach.

Book Details  

Publisher: St. Martin's Press (October 14, 2014)

Collection: Thomas Dunne Books

Format: EPUB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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