Verano de Durante una rutilante fiesta de la alta sociedad en Riverton Manor, un joven y prometedor poeta se quita la vida. Invierno de Grace. Buy La casa de Riverton by KATE MORTON (ISBN: ) from Amazon’s Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Magnífico retrato de los últimos esplendores de la aristocracia inglesa, un mundo de convenciones y secretos atravesado por vehementes pasiones y terribles.

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I truly developed a big love for everyone involved at Riverton Manor, and I absolutely just need a movie or TV-Show based on this fantastic book! I can’t explain exactly what I mean by that; I was just touched by it in some way.

It didn’t really intervene with my reading experience. The Rivertln at Riverton tells the story of a Manor House in Essex during WW1 and the beginning of the s, told from the perspective of a housemaid, now 98 and living in an old people’s home in Later in the conversation, Ursula asks if John was killed in the war.

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The House at Riverton Schedule. View all 9 comments. The author drifts back and forth between the times with ease, drawing the reading deeper into the story with each transition.

Kate still feels a pang of longing each time she goes to the theatre and the house lights dim. I can think of no other author who evokes such lyrical enthusiasm and despair in a scene on multiple levels that overwhelm you and excite you at the same time. She tells Ursula he was a public servant and that they never should’ve been married. The transitions between the past and the present were done very well and it all fit together better than I would have expected.


Retrieved from ” https: However, she’s contacted by a filmmaker about the mysterious suicide of a World War I poet that occurred at the estate back in Choices will be made, a tragic young poet will enter the scene, and more secrets will be cultivated. Amazon Second Chance Donar, intercambiar, dar una segunda vida. It seemed rather pointless to remain joined to a spouse one didn’t care for. This is such a tiny little thing, though.

It is quite long, which put me off for a while, though it had been sitting on my shelf for a year or so.

He shouts at Hannah to rivergon Emmeline before she ruins their plans. But The House at Riverton felt bland. This article needs additional citations for verification.

The use of foreshadowing became a bit repetitive, giving the book the feel of a serial at times. Of course the Americans are crass, insensitive, and materialistic — and naturally, that means they must be Tories — because IS there any other type of American?

The House at Riverton, by Kate Morton. Jul 12, Mlpmom Book Reviewer rated riveerton really liked it Shelves: The last quarter of the book moved along well, but by that time many of the hints throughout the book had answered most of the questions, just the details remained to be filled in. It sold 63, rierton in its first week of release in the United Kingdom. May Learn how and when to remove this template message. After that, I’m supposed to be excited that she becomes an archaeologist and lives to beor whatever?


Blood and spirit fade away so that only names and dates remain. Videos About This Book.

And why did Hannah think Grace knew shorthand, anyway? Also, Grace is an awful, awful person. Much more irritating was the mention of Riverton Hall burning — a whole wing plus blackening of the rest of the house — followed by a visit by Grace and her rivedton Seriously, most of the main characters die as a result of her actions.

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Grace is a maid and she doesn’t want to tell her story about The House at Riverton which is a film and they try to get information from her about her stay! Its hard to write a review because I don’t want to spoil anything! The suspense and passion here was confined to the last pages, mostly only the riverto