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Keeping The Castle

Authors: Kindl, Patrice
Lexile: 1050,
Publisher: Penguin Young Readers Group
BISAC/Subject: YAF022000, YAF024050, YAF027020
ISBN: 9781101572061, Related ISBNs: 0142426555, 0670014389, 110157206X, 9780142426555, 9780670014385
Classification: Non-Fiction
Number of pages: 272,
Audience: Young adult
Synopsis: Seventeen-year-old Althea is the sole support of her entire family, and she must marry well. But there are few wealthy suitors--or suitors of any kind--in their small Yorkshire town of Lesser Hoo. Then, the young and attractive (and very rich) Lord Boring arrives, and Althea sets her plans in motion. There's only one problem; his friend and business manager Mr. Fredericks keeps getting in the way. And, as it turns out, Fredericks has his own set of plans . . . This witty take on the classic Regency--Patrice Kindl's first novel in a decade--is like literary champagne!
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