The House Girl: A Novel (P.S.)

The House Girl: A Novel (P.S.)

Tara Conklin

The condominium woman, the old fiction debut by means of Tara Conklin, is an unforgettable tale of affection, historical past, and a look for justice, set in modern day manhattan and 1852 Virginia.

Weaving jointly the tale of an escaped slave within the pre–Civil struggle South and a decided junior attorney, The apartment Girl follows Lina Sparrow as she seems for a suitable lead plaintiff in a lawsuit looking repayment for households of slaves. In her examine, she learns approximately Lu Anne Bell, a well known prewar artist whose recognized works may need really been painted by way of her slave, Josephine.

Featuring notable, unforgettable heroines, Tara Conklin's The residence Girl is riveting and strong, literary fiction at its very best.

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