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Viewing Entry - A kiss from Mr Fitzgerald (E16076)
by Lester, Natasha

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Overview

TitleA kiss from Mr Fitzgerald
Author / Responsible partyLester, Natasha
CollectionFiction
GenreRomance, Historical fiction.
TopicsRomance, Historical fiction. Nineteen twenties -- Fiction. Women -- Social conditions -- Fiction. Man-woman relationships -- Fiction. New York (N.Y.) -- Fiction.
RestrictionsYes
Intended AudienceAdult
PublisherVisAbility Ltd.
Published2021

Summary

It's the roaring twenties in the Manhattan of gin, jazz and prosperity. Women wear makeup and hitched hemlines and enjoy a new freedom to vote and work. Not so for Evelyn Lockhart, who is forbidden from pursuing herpassion to become one of the first female doctors. Chasing her dream will mean turning her back on her family: her competitive sister, Viola; her conservative parents; and the childhood best friend she is expected to marry, Charlie. In a desperate attempt to support herself through Columbia University's medical school, Evie auditions for the infamous late-night Ziegfeld Follies on Broadway. But if she gets the part, what will it mean for her fledgling relationship with Upper East Side banker Thomas Whitman - a man Evie thinks she could fall in love with, if only she lived a life less scandalous ...

Additional Information

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System control numberE16076
Original Print PublisherSydney, N.S.W. : Hachette Australia, 2016.
Narrator NameKelly Burke.
Participant or performer noteKelly Burke.
Narrators GenderFemale narrator