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  • 0 of 3 copies available at Town of Hanover Libraries.

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5 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Etna Library FIC SHI 31257000289156 New items Checked out 08/10/2021
Howe Library FIC SHI 31254003717051 New books - Main floor Checked out 08/17/2021
Howe Library FIC SHI 31254003726060 New books - Main floor Checked out 08/10/2021

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  • ISBN: 9780525656975 :
  • ISBN: 0525656979 :
  • Physical Description: 593 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2021.

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"After being rescued as infants from a sinking ocean liner in 1914, Marian and Jamie Graves are raised by their dissolute uncle in Missoula, Montana. There --after encountering a pair of pilots passing through town in a beat up Cessna--Marian commences her lifelong love affair with flight. At fifteen, she drops out of school and finds an unexpected and dangerous patron in a wealthy rancher who provides a plane and subsidizes her lessons, an arrangement that will haunt her for the rest of her life, even as it allows her to fulfill her destiny: circumnavigating the globe and piloting her plane over the Arctic Circle. A century later, Hadley Baxter is cast to play Marian in a film that centers on Marian's disappearance over the South Pacific. Vibrant, canny, disgusted with the claustrophobia of Hollywood, Hadley is eager to re-define herself after a romantic film franchise has imprisoned her in the grip of cult celebrity. Her immersion into the character of Marian unfolds, thrillingly, alongside Marian's own story, as the two womens' fates--and their hunger for self-determination in vastly different geographies and times-- collide. Epic and emotional, meticulously researched and gloriously told, Great Circle is a monumental work of art, and a tremendous leap forward for the prodigiously gifted Maggie Shipstead"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Women > Fiction.
Pilots and pilotage > Fiction.
Missing persons > Fiction.
Actresses > Fiction.

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