[Book club set] : White houses
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Published:
Branford, CT : James Blackstone Memorial Library, 2018.
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Kit
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10 volumes in a polyester tote bag + book discussion notes folder
Status:
1 copy, 1 person is on the wait list.
Branford/Blackstone Book Club Set
BOOK CLUB SET: WHITE HOUSES
Description
Lorena Hickok meets Eleanor Roosevelt in 1932 while reporting on Franklin Roosevelt's first presidential campaign. Having grown up worse than poor in South Dakota and reinvented herself as the most prominent woman reporter in America, "Hick," as she's known to her friends and admirers, is not quite instantly charmed by the idealistic, patrician Eleanor. But then, as her connection with the future first lady deepens into intimacy, what begins as a powerful passion matures into a lasting love, and a life that Hick never expected to have. She moves into the White House, where her status as "first friend" is an open secret, as are FDR's own lovers. After she takes a job in the Roosevelt administration, promoting and protecting both Roosevelts, she comes to know Franklin not only as a great president but as a complicated rival and an irresistible friend, capable of changing lives even after his death. Through it all, even as Hick's bond with Eleanor is tested by forces both extraordinary and common, and as she grows as a woman and a writer, she never loses sight of the love of her life.--Provided by Publisher.
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Notes

General Note
Set contains 8 regular print and 2 large print books; also includes book discussion notes in a blue folder.
Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Bloom, A. (2018). [Book club set]: White houses. Branford, CT: James Blackstone Memorial Library.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Bloom, Amy, 1953-. 2018. [Book Club Set]: White Houses. Branford, CT: James Blackstone Memorial Library.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Bloom, Amy, 1953-, [Book Club Set]: White Houses. Branford, CT: James Blackstone Memorial Library, 2018.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Bloom, Amy. [Book Club Set]: White Houses. Branford, CT: James Blackstone Memorial Library, 2018.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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