The Phoenix : A Morland Dynasty Novel

The Phoenix : A Morland Dynasty Novel

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It is 1931 and the world is still reeling from the aftermath of the Wall Street Crash. Polly Morland has returned to Morland Place, saving it from financial ruin. Her plans to change things are met with resistance, however, and she must prove her mettle in a man's world. Jack, war hero and family man, knows that he must make a change for the sake of those he holds dear, so when an opportunity arises that would take him back to York, he seizes it with both hands. In London, Robert is bored with his office job and seeks something grander. Fatherless and dealing with the repercussions of his family's bankruptcy, he must make his own way now that he has been left to the mercy of the world. His sister Charlotte, also frustrated with her life and sure that she will never receive an offer of marriage, longs for something different as well. As the years roll by, the threat of another war hangs in the air, and when King Edward VIII takes to the throne, things seem to be on the brinkof change once more. But like a phoenix rising up from the ashes, the Morlands prove yet again that they will emerge from whatever they must face stronger than ever before.
Publisher: London : Sphere, 2013
ISBN: 9780751549911
0751549916
Branch Call Number: FICTION HARRO...C
Characteristics: 583 pages : genealogical table ; 23 cm

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patricia43
Jul 23, 2014

"The Phoenix", author Cynthia Harrord-Eagles is due at the library today and I would like to extend the borrowing time for 2 - 3 more weeks please.

Thank you.

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