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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Thorndike Pr
Publication date November 25, 2015
Pages 485
Binding Hardcover
Edition Large print
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9781410482945
ISBN-10 1410482944
Dimensions 1 by 6 by 9 in.
Weight 1.20 lbs.
Original list price $30.99
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Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: The story begins with a dinner party invitation...
When young journalist Thomas Cleary is sent to dig up quotes for the obituary of a legendary film producer, the man's eccentric daughter offers him entree into the exclusive upper echelons of Hollywood society. A small-town boy with working-class roots, Thomas is a stranger in this opulent world of private jets and sprawling mansions.
Then he meets Matilda Duplaine.
Matilda is a beautiful and mysterious young woman who has never left the lush Bel-Air estate where she was raised. Thomas is immediately entranced by the enigmatic girl, and the two begin a secret love affair. But what starts as an enchanted romance soon unravels a web of secrets and lies that could destroy their lives--and the lives of everyone around them--forever.
A modern-day Gatsby tale filled with unforgettable characters and charm, "The Gilded Life of Matilda Duplaine" is a sparkling love letter to Los Angeles and a captivating journey beyond the golden gates of its most glamorous estates. Timeless, romantic and utterly absorbing, it is a mesmerizing tale of privilege, identity and the difficult choices we make in the pursuit of power.
The story begins with a dinner party invitation...
When young journalist Thomas Cleary is sent to dig up quotes for the obituary of a legendary film producer, the man's eccentric daughter offers him entree into the exclusive upper echelons of Hollywood society. A small-town boy with working-class roots, Thomas is a stranger in this opulent world of private jets and sprawling mansions.
Then he meets Matilda Duplaine.
Matilda is a beautiful and mysterious young woman who has never left the lush Bel-Air estate where she was raised. Thomas is immediately entranced by the enigmatic girl, and the two begin a secret love affair. But what starts as an enchanted romance soon unravels a web of secrets and lies that could destroy their lives--and the lives of everyone around them--forever.
A modern-day Gatsby tale filled with unforgettable characters and charm, "The Gilded Life of Matilda Duplaine" is a sparkling love letter to Los Angeles and a captivating journey beyond the golden gates of its most glamorous estates. Timeless, romantic and utterly absorbing, it is a mesmerizing tale of privilege, identity and the difficult choices we make in the pursuit of power.

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Hardcover
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Large print edition from Thorndike Pr (November 25, 2015)
9781410482945 | details & prices | 485 pages | 6.00 × 9.00 × 1.00 in. | 1.20 lbs | List price $30.99
About: The story begins with a dinner party invitation.
from Mira Books (September 22, 2015)
9780778317531 | details & prices | 312 pages | 6.75 × 10.00 × 1.25 in. | 1.10 lbs | List price $26.99
About: Family secrets.
Paperback
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Reissue edition from Mira Books (April 26, 2016)
9780778318873 | details & prices | 326 pages | 4.00 × 6.00 × 1.00 in. | 0.52 lbs | List price $15.99
About: Family secrets.
1 edition from Mira Books (October 1, 2015)
9780778319368 | details & prices | 332 pages | 5.00 × 8.00 × 0.50 in. | 0.65 lbs | List price $14.95
About: The story begins with a dinner party invitation… When young journalist Thomas Cleary is sent to dig up quotes for the obituary of a legendary film producer, the man's eccentric daughter offers him entrée into the exclusive upper echelons of Hollywood society.

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