44 Charles Street: A Novel

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Bantam, 2011 - Boardinghouses - 319 pages
After Francesca realises she can’t afford the mortgage on her Greenwich Village townhouse, she advertises for boarders. Soon her house becomes a whole new world. The first tenant is Eileen, a school teacher from L.A. Then there’s Chris, a divorced father whose seven-year-old son visits every other weekend. The final tenant is Marya, a celebrated cookbook author hoping to restart her life after the death of her husband. As the housemates bond, the house fills with laughter, heartbreak and, always, hope.

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User Review  - ItEntertainsMe - LibraryThing

44 Charles Street had potential with a deceptively interesting plot summary, but the writing and pacing took the fun out of it. The book had so much unnecessary and/or repetitive segments (and the ... Read full review

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User Review  - ChristineEllei - LibraryThing

While everything was good Francesca and Todd purchased the house at 44 Charles Street, a definite fixer-upper. Before the house was completed the relationship became as run down as the house ... Read full review

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About the author (2011)

DANIELLE STEEL is one of the world's most popular and highly acclaimed authors, with eighty international bestselling novels in print and 600 million copies sold. She is also the author of His Bright Light, the story of her son Nick Traina's life and death. She lives in California and Paris.

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