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  • 7 of 13 copies available at BC Interlibrary Connect.
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Fort Nelson Public Library.

Current holds

2 current holds with 13 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Fort Nelson Public Library FIC ERS (Text) 35246000964542 Adult Fiction Volume hold Checked out 2019-06-06
Castlegar Public Library VAN1752117641222 (Text) BCD1752117641222 On Order Volume hold On order -
Creston Public Library FIC ERS (Text) 35140100042723 Fiction Volume hold Available -
Invermere Public Library FIC ERK (Text) IPL055635 Adult Fiction Volume hold Checked out 2019-06-08
Kitimat Public Library Ers (Text) 32665002118547 Adult fiction Volume hold Available -
Nelson Public Library F ERS (Text) 3514830029613 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -
Prince Rupert Library Ersk (Text) 33294002034049 Adult Fiction - Second Floor Volume hold Checked out 2019-05-23
Sparwood Public Library FIC ERS (Text) 35172000257945 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -
Tumbler Ridge Public Library AF ERSKI (Text) TRL24704 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -
Vanderhoof Public Library AF ERS (Text) 35193000344285 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780008195816
  • ISBN: 0008195811
  • Physical Description: 580 pages : genealogical table ; 25 cm
  • Publisher: London : HarperCollins Publishers, 2018.

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Summary, etc.:
Ruth has returned to Edinburgh after many years of exile. Left rootless by the death of her estranged father, she is faced with the daunting task of sorting through his possessions. Amidst the dust of her old life, Ruth discovers a hidden diary from the eighteenth century, written by her ancestor, Thomas Erskine. As she sifts through the ancient pages of the past, Ruth is pulled into a story that she can't escape. As the youngest son of a noble family, Thomas' life starts in genteel poverty, but his extraordinary experiences propel him from the high seas to Lord Chancellor. Yet, on his journey through life, he makes a powerful enemy who hounds him to the death - and beyond. Ruth opens a door to the past that she can't close, and she meets a ghost in her family tree who wasn't invited. She will have to draw upon new friends and old in what will become a battle for her survival.
Subject: Homecoming > Fiction.
Fathers > Death > Fiction.
Ambition > Fiction.
Diaries > Fiction.
Family secrets > Fiction.
Self-actualization (Psychology) > Fiction.
Edinburgh (Scotland) > Fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.
Domestic fiction.

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