She is prompted to remember certain events that took place surrounding the family that lived at Riverton many years ago, by a film producer wanting to make a movie about a particularly shocking suicide that took place there. Write a customer review. Kindle Edition Verified Purchase. Enjoyed reading a story from a servant's point of view, especially since Grace the servant still feels the need to protect her former employees even though they are all dead and she is in her nineties. To ask other readers questions about The House at Riverton , please sign up.
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The House at Riverton
Tiene un final tan Quotes from The House at Rive It didn't really intervene with my reading experience. It was a complex fantasy, an alternate world into which they escaped.
I highlighted kaet many quotes, I won't even count them. Write a customer review. Wonderful characters, setting, plot, I can't say enough. The House at Riverton, by Kate Morton. I finished The House at Riverton a few days ago and I'm still trying to process my emotions about the novel. She has her own unique connection to the Hartford sisters. Why did the two Ashbury sisters never speak to each other again after the suicide?
Aug 23, Kate korton it it was ok. Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. Books by Kate Morton. Her memory is razor sharp as ever and she narrates the story of what happened at the House of Riverton more than half mortpn decade ago when she joined as a lowly kitchen maid.
Enjoyed reading a story from a servant's point of view, especially since Grace the servant still feels the need to protect her former employees even though dd are all dead and she is in her nineties. Most helpful customer reviews on Amazon. It is slippery, like liquid; infinite and unknowable, like space. Grace may get sucked into remembering, but not necessarily into telling.
La casa de Riverton / The House at Riverton: A Novel
See all 14 questions about The House at Riverton…. Kate Morton writes such beautifully tragic stories.
Don't have a Kindle? Jan 29, Malia rated it liked it Shelves: You can sense a build-up to a shocking conclusion, only parts of which have been disclosed from the start.
She tells Ursula he was a public servant and that they never should've been married.
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Their stories were interesting and well told, but at the same time I felt a certain level of distance. Morton's style reminds me of Daphne du Mauriereasy to read but powerful. Perfect for fans of "Downton Abbey," it's the story of an aristocratic family, a house, a mysterious death, and a way of life that vanished forever, told in flashback by a woman who witnessed it all.
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Grace Bradley knows exactly what happened - she was there! I stand by my story. As expected, with the onset of World War I life as the Riverton household understands it will inescapably alter. View all 36 comments. No matter what country I visit I always manage to find a country Estate or period property where ghosts of people and the past stirs my imagination and my interest.
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