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The girl in the glass

Susan Meissner

The girl in the glass

a novel

by Susan Meissner

  • 99 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by WaterBrook Press in Colorado Springs, CO .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementSusan Meissner
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3613.E435 G57 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25276535M
ISBN 109780307730428, 9780307730435
LC Control Number2012013005

  The Girl in the Glass was a delight from start to finish, or rather a non-stop deluge of delights. I read it in one sitting, then immediately wished I hadn't, because I wanted to keep on reading it. Set in Depression-era New York, the story is narrated by a young Mexican immigrant who's been adopted by a con man and is posing as a Hindu to 5/5(5). Sunday Times and New York Times bestselling author Cathy Glass returns with her first novel. The Girl in the Mirror is a moving and gripping story of a young woman who tries to piece together her past and uncovers a dreadful family secret that has been buried and forgotten.

The Girl in the Glass Chapter 1 Aimée wasn’t dead. Not unless this was what death felt like. An odd floating in and out of consciousness without light, without pain, without any sense of time or place. All she could remember was the sensation of falling. And then a kind of explosion. She’d always been [ ].   A debut novel of exceptional daring and verve, Sari Wilson’s GIRL THROUGH GLASS is a chilling, evocative portrait of the s New York dance Brand: HarperCollins Publishers.

Synopsis Two identical women. Two identical murders. Two lives brutally cut short years apartJune Aimée Garnier Whitby, a beautiful French artist and wife of one of Maine's richest and most powerful men, is found near death on the Whitby family's private summer island, the letter "A" mysteriously carved into her Veronica Aimée Whitby, the eighteen-year-old . The Girl in the Mirror is a moving and gripping story of a young woman who tries to piece together her past and uncovers a dreadful family secret that has been buried and forgotten. When Mandy learns her much-loved Grandpa is dying, she is devasted and returns to the house where she spent so many wonderful summers as a child.


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The Girl in the Glass by Susan Meissner is my first reading of this writer. The girl in the glass book works as an editor of travel books.

She goes to Florence & meets the writers of two books, but discovers one of them is a little off balanced (Sofia) and the other (Lorenzo) is a major distraction/5(). Susan Meissner writes three stories in the book "The Girl in the Glass". There are three major people for each story, Marguerite (Editor), Nora (Medici woman who speaks through paintings), and Sofia (who wants to write a book about Nora).

Marguerite has /5. At once a hypnotically compelling mystery and a stunningly evocative portrait of Depression-era New York, The Girl in the Glass is a masterly literary adventure from a writer of exemplary vision and skill/5().

The Girl in the Glass was no exception. I also liked the history he incorporated into this one with the older murder of Aimee Garnier Whitby. I found that mystery more of a When two murders of young women take place almost a century apart, the two women related and the murders very similar, it's up to McCabe and Savage, two Portland, Maine police detectives, to solve the crimes/5.

James Hayman is the New York Times bestselling author of the McCabe and Savage thrillers The Cutting, The Chill of Night, Darkness First, and The Girl in the Glass, which combined have sold more than half a million copies/5().

Elizabeth Fremantle is the critically acclaimed author of Queen's Gambit, Sisters of Treason, Watch the Lady and The Girl in the Glass Tower.

She holds a first for her BA in English and an MA in Creative Writing from Birkbeck. She lives in London/5(43). The Girl in the Glass takes place in Depression-era New York, where con man Schell and his team (teenaged illegal Mexican immigrant Diego and strongman Antony Cleopatra) make a living bilking the "true believer" rich folks to want to make contact with the dead/5.

THE GIRL IN THE GLASS BOX focuses directly on Jack Swyteck is a Miami-based attorney who has found himself over the years embroiled in both high-profile and serious pro bono cases.

Grippando's depiction of courtroom drama places him in a very small class of authors that includes perennial bestseller John Grisham/5. The Girl in the Glass Tower weaves together the stories of Arbella Stuart and poet Aemilia Lanyer, both historical figures, educated women in the late sixteenth and early seventeenth centuries.

Elizabeth Fremantle does admit that they were both at the Royal Court at the same time, probably in Queen Anne's rooms, there is no actual evidence that they met/5. The Girl in the Glass Box: A Jack Swyteck Novel James Grippando. Harper, $ (p) ISBN Audio book sample courtesy of HarperAudio. Buy this book Discover what to read.

It’s about this time that Schell sees, or imagines he sees, the eponymous girl in the glass and is knocked sideways by the apparition. A child is missing, he subsequently learns, her family desperate, the police baffled, and Schell, impenetrably skeptical to now, thinks he Author: Jeffrey Ford.

Girl in the Glass Jeffrey Ford, Author. Morrow $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author. OTHER BOOKS. The Physiognomy of a young girl. The Girl in the Glass. by James Hayman.

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The Girl in the Glass refers to a painting that the heroine of your novel, Meg, loves. Describe the painting and what it stands for. Because this story is set in Florence, against the backdrop of the most stunning art that can be seen today, I wanted there to be a current day painting that connected my main character, Meg, with this amazing city/5(25).

The Girl in the Glass Box is a great and pertinent legal thriller that pulls out all the stops straight through to the fiery climax. Both a thrilling page-turner and a story about love, family, and survival.

The Big Thrill. Pulling current events into a tense, action-filled plot is a specialty of James : HarperCollins US. James Hayman is the New York Times bestselling author of the McCabe and Savage thrillers The Cutting, The Chill of Night, Darkness First, and The Girl in the Glass, which combined have sold more than half a million : The Girl in the Glass Susan Meissner.

WaterBrook, $ trade paper (p) ISBN More By and About This Author Travel-book editor Meg Pomeroy thinks of Florence as home. While "communing with spirits," Schell sees an image of a young girl in a pane of glass, silently entreating the con man for help.

Though well aware that his otherworldly "powers" are a sham, Schell inexplicably offers his services to help find the lost child -- drawing Diego along with him into a tangled maze of deadly secrets and terrible. The Girl in the Glass confirmed Susan Meissner as one of my favorite contemporary novelists.

I fell in love with her characters, especially Meg and Lorenzo, and didn't want the book to end. However Read full review4/5(46). "The Girl in the Glass is a compelling story that left me begging the world to stop long enough to savor its pages.

Susan Meissner is a master storyteller who weaves times and characters together with writing that paints perfect images/5(40). THE GIRL IN THE GLASS BOX focuses directly on the immigration debate.

Jack agrees to meet with Julia Rodriguez and her year-old daughter, Beatriz, at the behest of his abuela. The book opens with a scene at Café de Caribe in Miami where Julia works. Her boss, Duncan McBride, uncovers the fact that she is an undocumented immigrant from El.The Girl of Glass Mariana lives with her family on the Venetian island of Murano – famed for its artists who create masterpieces from glass.

But when Mariana’s little sister, Eliza, dies their father decides to use his glassmaking skill – and a dash of magic – to create a girl of glass in Eliza’s image.

Sunday Times and New York Times bestselling author Cathy Glass returns with her first novel. The Girl in the Mirror is a moving and gripping story of a young woman who tries to piece together her past and uncovers a dreadful family secret that has been buried and Mandy learns her much-loved Grandpa is dying, she is devasted and returns to the house where she spent so many /5(15).