The House Girl (Paperback)

By Tara Conklin

Large Print Press, 9781594137211, 599pp.

Publication Date: November 28, 2013

Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (2/11/2013)
Digital Audiobook (2/12/2013)
Paperback (11/5/2013)
Hardcover (2/12/2013)
Hardcover, Large Print (6/1/2013)
Paperback (10/1/2013)

List Price: 16.99*
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Description

Lina Sparrow is an ambitious young lawyer working on a historic class-action suit seeking reparations for the descendants of American slaves. Josephine is a seventeen-year-old house slave who tends to the mistress of a Virginia tobacco farm--an aspiring artist named Lu Anne Bell. Alternating between antebellum Virginia and modern-day New York, The House Girl is a searing tale of art, history, love, and secrets that intertwines the stories of two remarkable women.