The wings of Poppy Pendleton : a novel

Title The wings of Poppy Pendleton : a novel
Names Dobson, Melanie.
Book Number DB117471
Annotation "1907. On the eve of her fifth birthday, Poppy Pendleton is tucked safely in her bed, listening to her parents entertain New York's gilded society in their Thousand Islands castle; the next morning, she is gone, and her father is found dead in his smoking room. 1992. Though Chloe Ridell lives in the shadows of Poppy's castle, now in ruins, she has little interest in the mystery that still captivates tourists and locals alike. She is focused on preserving the island she inherited from her grandparents and reviving their vintage candy shop. Until the day a girl named Emma shows up on Chloe's doorstep, with few possessions, save a tattered scrapbook that connects her to the Pendleton family. When a reporter arrives at Chloe's store, asking questions about her grandfather, Chloe decides to help him dig into a past she'd thought best left buried. The haunting truth about Poppy, they soon discover, could save Emma's life, so Chloe and Logan must work together to investigate exactly what happened long ago on Koster Isle." -- Provided by publisher. -- Unrated. Commercial audiobook.
Narrator Peterson, Nancy.
Title Status Active
Local Subject Mystery Fiction - MYS
Suspense - SUS
Historical Fiction - HIF
Religious Themes, Fiction - RELF
American fiction - 813
American literature in English - 810
Female narrator - FN
Unrated - UR
LC Subject Missing children - Fiction
Islands - Fiction
Family secrets - Fiction
Thousand Islands (N.Y. and Ont.) - Fiction
New York (N.Y.) - History - 1898-1951 - Fiction
New York (N.Y.) - History - 20th century - Fiction
Historical fiction
Christian fiction
Medium Digital Books
Language English
Length 11 hours, 38 minutes
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Print Disabled, Library of Congress, 2024
Original Publication Reissue of: Thorndike, Maine : Tyndale House Publishers, 2024. 9781496487087
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