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The distant hours

Kate Morton

The distant hours

by Kate Morton

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  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Allen & Unwin in Crows Nest, NSW .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction,
  • Mothers and daughters,
  • Evacuation of civilians,
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • Family secrets

  • Edition Notes

    StatementKate Morton
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR9619.4.M74 D57 2010b
    The Physical Object
    Pagination500 pages ;
    Number of Pages500
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25344911M
    ISBN 101742371833
    ISBN 109781742371832
    LC Control Number2011456439

      With books this long, there's a danger that it won't hold the reader's interest, or that there's superfluous information. This is definitely not the case with The Distant Hours. The The Distant Hours Community Note includes chapter-by-chapter summary and analysis, character list, theme list, historical context, author biography and quizzes written by community members like you.

    Inside the decaying castle, Edie begins to unravel her mother's past. But there are other secrets hidden in the stones of Milderhurst Castle, and Edie is about to learn more than she expected. The truth of what happened in the distant hours has been waiting a long time for someone to find it. Get this from a library! The distant hours. [Kate Morton] -- A long-lost letter arriving at its destination fifty years after it was sent lures Edie Burchill to crumbling Milderhurst Castle, home of the three elderly Blythe sisters, where Edie's mother was.

    At times, it seems like Kate Morton’s only influence is The Secret Garden. The Australian author is great at conveying a sense of slow-building gothic menace and hidden danger lurking on the edge of a crumbling old manse, and she’s good at unpacking old family secrets over the course of a long-form narrative, but her latest, The Distant Hours, features simultaneously too little and too Author: Emily Todd Vanderwerff. Kate Morton is the award-winning, New York Times bestselling author of The House at Riverton, The Forgotten Garden, The Distant Hours, The Secret Keeper, The Lake House, and The Clockmaker’s books are published in 34 languages and have been #1 bestsellers worldwide. She is a native Australian, holds degrees in dramatic art and English literature.


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Theres /5. Distant Hours is set in modern time and during WWII during the evacuations. This story gives insight into the lives of the child evacuees and the people taking them in. It also peek into life inside an ancient castle kept in the same family for generations/5().

Kate Morton is the award-winning, New York Times bestselling author of The House at Riverton, The Forgotten Garden, The Distant Hours, The Secret Keeper, The Lake House, and The Clockmaker’s Daughter.

Her books are published in 34 languages and have been #1 bestsellers worldwide/5(K). The Distant Hours is saturated with the sights and sounds of country life during wartime, Blitz-torn London and the ghostly passageways of the decaying castle. Fans of Morton and new readers alike will be delighted to uncover the truth of what happened in the ‘distant hours’ of the past.’ — BookPage.

About the Author. Kate Morton is the award-winning, New York Times bestselling author of The House at Riverton, The Forgotten Garden, The The distant hours book Hours, The Secret Keeper, The Lake House, and The Clockmaker’s Daughter.

Her books are published in 34 languages and have been #1 bestsellers worldwide/5(). Pre-publication book reviews and features keeping readers and industry influencers in the know since THE DISTANT HOURS by Kate Morton ‧ RELEASE DATE: Nov.

9, A. The Distant Hours is Australian author, Kate Morton’s third novel. The novel plays out over two time periods: the early s and 50 years later. The story begins when Meredith Burchill receives a letter that has been delayed by 50 years.

The The Distant Hours Community Note includes chapter-by-chapter summary and analysis, character list, theme list, historical context, author biography and quizzes written by. The Distant Hours, like her two previous books takes the readers on a winding road of secrets, tragedies, insanity and passion.

This story takes place in England and for the most part inside an old castle which makes for a touch of gothic to the story/5(K).

The Distant Hours by Kate Morton, author of the bestselling The House of Riverton, is a heart-breaking story of love and loss with a devastating secret at its heart.

Edie Burchill and her mother have never been close, but when a long lost letter arrives with the return address of Milderhurst Castle, Kent, printed on its envelope, Edie begins to suspect that her mother's emotional distance masks an /5(K).

The Distant Hours is a multigenerational puzzle complete with a decaying castle, hidden manuscripts and not one but two families with secrets. The Distant Hours by Kate Morton, author of the bestselling The House of Riverton, is a heart-breaking story of love and loss with a devastating secret at its heart.

Edie Burchill and her mother have never been close, but when a long lost letter arrives with the return address of Milderhurst Castle, Kent, printed on its envelope, Edie begins to /5(K).

The truth of what happened in “the distant hours” has been waiting a long time for someone to find it. In this enthralling romantic thriller, Morton pays homage to the classics of gothic fiction, spinning a rich and intricate web of mystery, suspense, and lost love.

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Book summary: The Distant Hours BY KATE MORTON A long lost letter arrives in the post and Edie Burchill finds herself on a journey to Milderhurst Castle, a great but moldering old house, where the Blythe spinsters live and where her mother was billeted 50.

The Distant Hours by Kate Morton is the first of Morton’s novels I’ve read. I’ve heard high praise for her earlier books, so when the opportunity to read the ARC for The Distant Hours presented itself, I took it. This eagerly anticipated new novel from Kate Morton is out today.

About the Book. Allen & Unwin is Australia's leading independent book publisher and has been voted "Publisher of the Year" thirteen times including the inaugural award in and eleven times since The Distant Hours - Kate Morton - - Allen & Unwin - Australia.The Distant Hours was a labour of love.

I wrote intensively, coming up for air occasionally, before I wrote intensively, coming up for air occasionally, before disappearing once more beneath the novel’s surface.

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