Lost autumn
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New York : G. P. Putnam's Sons, 2019.
ISBN
9780593085059, 0593085051
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Oak Lawn Public Library - Adult Fiction
FICTION MACCOLL
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Published
New York : G. P. Putnam's Sons, 2019.
Format
Book
Physical Desc
404 pages ; 21 cm
Language
English
ISBN
9780593085059, 0593085051

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General Note
Includes a discussion with the author and discussion questions (pages 399-404).
General Note
"Originally published as The True story of Maddie Bright by Allen & Unwin, Australia, 2019."--Title page verso.
Description
In 1920, at seventeen years of age, Maddie Bright takes a job as a serving girl on the Royal Tour of Australia by Edward, Prince of Wales. She meets the prince's young staff - his vivacious press secretary Helen Burns, his most loyal man Rupert Waters - and the prince himself - beautiful, boyish, godlike. Maddie might be on the adventure of a lifetime. Sixty-one years later, Maddie Bright is living a small life in a ramshackle house in Paddington, Brisbane. But an unlooked-for letter has arrived in the mail and there's news on the television from Buckingham Palace that makes her shout back at the screen. Maddie Bright's true story may change. In August 1997, London journalist Victoria Byrd is tasked by her editor with the job of finding the elusive M.A. Bright, author of the classic war novel of ill-fated love, Autumn Leaves. It seems Bright has written a second novel, and Victoria has been handed the scoop. Recently engaged to an American film star, Victoria is horrified by her own sudden celebrity and keen to escape to Australia to follow the story. Written with real warmth and wit, these three evocative strands twist across the seas and over two continents, intersecting with the lives of Edward and Diana, two of the most loved and hated figures of the twentieth century.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

MacColl, M. (2019). Lost autumn . G. P. Putnam's Sons.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

MacColl, Mary-Rose, 1961-. 2019. Lost Autumn. G. P. Putnam's Sons.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

MacColl, Mary-Rose, 1961-. Lost Autumn G. P. Putnam's Sons, 2019.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

MacColl, Mary-Rose. Lost Autumn G. P. Putnam's Sons, 2019.

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