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Where the shamrocks grow

Where the shamrocks grow

Mansell, Cathy, author; Gillis, Grainne

Jo Kingsley is transported from her turbulent childhood of domestic servitude, to the sophisticated life of the upper classes at the beautiful Chateau Colbert. Here she meets Jean-Pierre, the grandson of her employer, Madame Colbert, and visits Paris. But Jo's destiny takes her to America where she experiences more than her dreams of becoming a music teacher. During prohibition, in the mysterious haunts of Greenwich Village, she falls in love with Mike Pasinski, a son of Polish emigrants. However, loneliness, loss and hardship follow the Wall Street crash. Will the beautiful Jo let go of her demons and learn to love again?

CD, CD, Audiobook. English. Domestic fiction. Audiobooks.
Published Long Preston: Magna, 2016
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Statement of responsibility: Cathy Mansell
ISBN: 0857149873, 9780857149879
Intended audience: Adult.
Note: Complete and unabridged
Performers: Reader: Grainne Gillis.
Physical Description: 10 audio discs (CD) (ca. 10 hr.) : digital ; 12 cm.
Publisher Number: 880
Series: Story Sound CD
Subject: Families Fiction.; Man-woman relationships Fiction.

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Jo Kingsley is transported from her turbulent childhood of domestic servitude, to the sophisticated life of the upper classes at the beautiful Chateau Colbert. Here she meets Jean-Pierre, the grandson of her employer, Madame Colbert, and visits Paris. But Jo's destiny takes her to America where she experiences more than her dreams of becoming a music teacher. During prohibition, in the mysterious haunts of Greenwich Village, she falls in love with Mike Pasinski, a son of Polish emigrants. However, loneliness, loss and hardship follow the Wall Street crash. Will the beautiful Jo let go of her demons and learn to love again?