The Resource Dear Mr. Knightley, Katherine Reay, (electronic resource)

Dear Mr. Knightley, Katherine Reay, (electronic resource)

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Dear Mr. Knightley
Title
Dear Mr. Knightley
Statement of responsibility
Katherine Reay
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Language
eng
Summary
Samantha Moore has always hidden behind the words of others-namely, her favorite characters in literature. Now, she will learn to write her own story-by giving that story to a complete stranger. Sam is, to say the least, bookish. An English major of the highest order, her diet has always been Austen, Dickens, and Shakespeare. The problem is, both her prose and conversation tend to be more Elizabeth Bennet than Samantha Moore. But life for the twenty-three-year-old orphan is about to get stranger than fiction. An anonymous, Dickensian benefactor (calling himself Mr. Knightley) offers to put Sam through Northwestern University's prestigious Medill School of Journalism. There is only one catch: Sam must write frequent letters to the mysterious donor, detailing her progress. As Sam's dark memory mingles with that of eligible novelist Alex Powell, her letters to Mr. Knightley become increasingly confessional. While Alex draws Sam into a world of warmth and literature that feels like it's straight out of a book, old secrets are drawn to light. And as Sam learns to love and trust Alex and herself, she learns once again how quickly trust can be broken. Reminding us all that our own true character is not meant to be hidden, Reay's debut novel follows one young woman's journey as she sheds her protective persona and embraces the person she was meant to become
Cataloging source
Midwest
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Target audience
adult
Dear Mr. Knightley, Katherine Reay, (electronic resource)
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Dear Mr. Knightley, Katherine Reay, (electronic resource)
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online resource
Carrier category code
cr
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
MWT11911941
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Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11911941
System control number
  • (Sirsi) MWT11911941
  • MWT11911941
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Mode of access: World Wide Web

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