Learned by heart

Title Learned by heart
Names Donoghue, Emma.
Book Number LT040140
Title Status Active
Medium Large Print
Annotation "Drawing on years of investigation as well as Anne Lister's five-million-word secret journal, Learned by Heart is the long-buried love story of Eliza Raine, an orphaned heiress banished from India to England at age six, and Anne Lister, a brilliant, troublesome tomboy, who meet at the Manor School for young ladies in York in 1805, when they are both fourteen. Emotionally intense, psychologically compelling, and deeply researched, Learned by Heart is an extraordinary work of fiction by one of the world's greatest storytellers. In a shattering portrait of first love and loss, the tangled lives of Anne Lister and Eliza Raine form a tale for the ages."
Local Subject Historical Fiction - HIF
Historical Fiction - 19th Century - HIN
Foreign Setting - FS
Women's Issues - WOM
HARDBACK LT BOOK - HB
LC Subject Racially mixed people - Fiction
Mental illness - Fiction
Lesbians - Fiction
Lesbian teenagers - Fiction
First loves - Fiction
Boarding schools - Fiction
Girls' schools - Fiction
Large type books
York (England) - History - 19th century - Fiction
York (England) - Social life and customs - 19th century - Fiction
Bildungsromans
Historical fiction
Biographical fiction
Love stories
Lesbian fiction
School fiction
Bildungsromans
Romance fiction
Historical fiction
Biographical fiction
Novels
Large print books
Call Number 823/.914
Language English
Original Publication 2023
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