From London to Corsica to Parisas a young woman pursues the truth about her late mother, two captivating love stories unfurl.
Kate Darling's enigmatic mothera once-famous ballerinahas passed away, leaving Kate bereft. When her grandmother falls ill and bequeaths to Kate a small portrait of a woman who bears a striking resemblance to Kate's mother, Kate uncovers a mystery that may upend everything she thought she knew.
Kate's journey to find the true identity of the woman in the portrait takes her to some of the world's most iconic and indulgent locales, revealing a love story that began in the wild 1920s and was disrupted by war and could now spark new love for Kate. Alternating between Kate's present-day hunt and voices from the past, THE BOOK OF LOST AND FOUND casts light on family secrets and love-both lost and found.
|Publisher:||Little, Brown and Company|
|Product dimensions:||5.20(w) x 8.20(h) x 1.20(d)|
About the Author
Lucy Foley studied English literature at Durham University and University College London. She then worked for several years as a fiction editor, during which time she wrote The Book of Lost and Found. Lucy now writes full-time and is busy traveling (for research, naturally!), painting, and working on her next novel.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
Great characters and story! A new author of historical ficton. Want to read more of her books
I've never written a review before but had to after just finishing this book. Could not put it down and did not want it to end. Wonderful, sad, captivating hopeful stories entwined. Cannot wait for Lucy Foley's next book. She has been added to my list of favorite authors.
This book is wonderful! Characters are well defined and the descriptions are great. Hard to put down. Am really enjoying it and will be unhappy when I have finished it.
Simply Amazing!!!! Just absolutely amazing!! Thank you for such an enjoyable read!
Enjoyable read and wish it were longer!