Hide and Seek (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)

Hide and Seek (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)

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by Wilkie Collins
     
 

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In this meticulously researched novel, a secret indelibly marks the lives of two men. For unknown reasons, painter Valentine Blyth won’t acknowledge the presence of a beautiful woman, Madonna, in his home. It is only when his friend Zack Thrope meets an enigmatic stranger that the mystery of Madonna can finally be revealed.

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In this meticulously researched novel, a secret indelibly marks the lives of two men. For unknown reasons, painter Valentine Blyth won’t acknowledge the presence of a beautiful woman, Madonna, in his home. It is only when his friend Zack Thrope meets an enigmatic stranger that the mystery of Madonna can finally be revealed.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781411441231
Publisher:
Barnes & Noble
Publication date:
03/01/2011
Series:
Barnes & Noble Digital Library
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
628
File size:
501 KB

Meet the Author

William Wilkie Collins (1824–1889) was considered the “godfather” of the detective novel. His “sensation novels” brought Collins great popularity in the Victorian era. He also focused on serious social and domestic issues. Collins published thirty novels (including The Woman in White), more than sixty short stories, and over a dozen plays, in addition to numerous nonfiction pieces.

Brief Biography

Date of Birth:
December 8, 1824
Date of Death:
September 23, 1889
Place of Birth:
London, England
Place of Death:
London, England
Education:
Studied law at Lincoln¿s Inn, London

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Hide and Seek 3.2 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 5 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Wilkie Collins is one of the world's great story tellers. This one is moderately enjoyable but not one of his best. Too long, extremely sentimental, and not a lot of dramatic interest.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
SUCKS
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I can't wate for more books like this