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The latecomers

The latecomers / Helen Klein Ross.
Ross, Helen Klein,
[Ashland, Oregon] : Blackstone Publishing, 2018.

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Ross, Helen Klein, author.
The latecomers / Helen Klein Ross.
[Ashland, Oregon] : Blackstone Publishing, 2018.
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Read by Polly Lee, Kevin T. Collins, Robert Petkoff, Lauren Fortgang, Sarah Franco, Vanessa Johansson and Sarah Mollo-Christensen.
From the bestselling author of What Was Mine, The Latecomers is the stirring tale of a young Irish housemaid, an ancestral home in New England, and the dark secret that lay hidden in its walls for five generations.In 1908, sixteen-year-old Bridey runs away from her small town in Ireland with her same-age sweetheart Thom. But when Thom dies suddenly of ship fever on their ocean crossing, Bridey finds herself alone and pregnant in a strange new world.Forced by circumstance to give up the baby for adoption, Bridey finds work as a maid for the Hollingworth family at a lavish, sprawling estate. It's the dawn of a new century: innovative technologies are emerging, women's roles are changing, and Bridey is emboldened by the promise of a fresh start. She cares for the Hollingworth children as if they were her own, until a mysterious death changes Bridey and the household forever. For decades, the terrible secrets of Bridey's past continue to haunt the family. And in the present day, after a strange blue bottle is found hidden beneath old wallpaper, the youngest Hollingworth makes a connection that finally brings these dark ghost stories into the light. Told in interweaving timelines and rich with detailed history, romance and dark secrets, Helen Klein Ross' THE LATECOMERS spans a century of America life and reminds us all that we can never truly leave the past behind.
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Lee, Polly, narrator.
Collins, Kevin T., narrator.
Petkoff, Robert, narrator.
Fortgang, Lauren, narrator.
Franco, Sarah, narrator.
Johansson, Vanessa, 1980- narrator.
Mollo-Christensen, Sarah, narrator.
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