Rare Objects

Rare Objects Maeve Fanning is a first generation Irish immigrant born and raised among the poor industrious Italian families of Boston s North End by her widowed mother Clever capable and as headstrong as her

  • Title: Rare Objects
  • Author: Kathleen Tessaro
  • ISBN: 9780062357540
  • Page: 139
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Maeve Fanning is a first generation Irish immigrant, born and raised among the poor, industrious Italian families of Boston s North End by her widowed mother Clever, capable, and as headstrong as her red hair suggests, she s determined to better herself despite the overwhelming hardships of the Great Depression.However, Maeve also has a dangerous fondness for strange menMaeve Fanning is a first generation Irish immigrant, born and raised among the poor, industrious Italian families of Boston s North End by her widowed mother Clever, capable, and as headstrong as her red hair suggests, she s determined to better herself despite the overwhelming hardships of the Great Depression.However, Maeve also has a dangerous fondness for strange men and bootleg gin a rebellious appetite that soon finds her spiraling downward, leading a double life When the strain proves too much, Maeve becomes an unwilling patient in a psychiatric hospital, where she strikes up a friendship with an enigmatic young woman, who, like Maeve, is unable or unwilling to control her un lady like desire for freedom.Once out, Maeve faces starting over again Armed with a bottle of bleach and a few white lies, she lands a job at an eccentric antiques shop catering to Boston s wealthiest and most peculiar collectors Run by an elusive English archeologist, the shop is a haven of the obscure and incredible, providing rare artifacts as well as unique access to the world of America s social elite While delivering a purchase to the wealthy Van der Laar family, Maeve is introduced to beautiful socialite Diana Van der Laar only to discover she s the young woman from the hospital.Reunited with the charming but increasingly unstable Diana and pursued by her attractive brother James, Mae becomes and entwined with the Van

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