The Glittering Hour by Iona Grey audiobook

The Glittering Hour: A Novel

By Iona Grey
Read by Imogen Church

Macmillan Audio 9781250066794
14.05 Hours Unabridged
Format: Digital Download (In Stock)
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    ISBN: 9781250242037

"The Glittering Hour is an exceptional novel about choosing how to live amid powerful grief and true love." — Bookpage Award-winning author Iona Grey's next unforgettable historical about true love found and lost and the secrets we keep from one another Selina Lennox is a Bright Young Thing. Her life is a whirl of parties and drinking, pursued by the press and staying on just the right side of scandal, all while running from the life her parents would choose for her. Lawrence Weston is a penniless painter who stumbles into Selina's orbit one night and can never let her go even while knowing someone of her stature could never end up with someone of his. Except Selina falls hard for Lawrence, envisioning a life of true happiness. But when tragedy strikes, Selina finds herself choosing what's safe over what's right. Spanning two decades and a seismic shift in British history as World War II approaches, Iona Grey's The Glittering Hour is an epic novel of passion, heartache and loss. "An absorbing tale of love, loss, and the ties that bind... A sweeping historical saga that captures the desires and dilemmas of the heart." — Booklist

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"The Glittering Hour is an exceptional novel about choosing how to live amid powerful grief and true love." — Bookpage Award-winning author Iona Grey's next unforgettable historical about true love found and lost and the secrets we keep from one another Selina Lennox is a Bright Young Thing. Her life is a whirl of parties and drinking, pursued by the press and staying on just the right side of scandal, all while running from the life her parents would choose for her. Lawrence Weston is a penniless painter who stumbles into Selina's orbit one night and can never let her go even while knowing someone of her stature could never end up with someone of his. Except Selina falls hard for Lawrence, envisioning a life of true happiness. But when tragedy strikes, Selina finds herself choosing what's safe over what's right. Spanning two decades and a seismic shift in British history as World War II approaches, Iona Grey's The Glittering Hour is an epic novel of passion, heartache and loss. "An absorbing tale of love, loss, and the ties that bind... A sweeping historical saga that captures the desires and dilemmas of the heart." — Booklist

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Author Bio: Iona Grey

Author Bio: Iona Grey

Iona Grey is the author of Letters to the Lost. She has a degree in English literature and language from Manchester University, an obsession with history, and an enduring fascination with the lives of women in the twentieth century. She lives in rural Cheshire with her husband and three daughters.

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Category: Fiction/Historical
Runtime: 14.05
Audience: Adult
Language: English