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The storm sister : Ally's story / by Lucinda Riley.

by Riley, Lucinda, Author [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Seven sisters ; 2. Publisher: New York : Atria Books, 2016Edition: First Atria books hardcover edition.Description: 495 pages : genalogical table ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9781476759920; 1476759928.Subject(s): Grieg, Edvard, 1843-1907 -- Fiction | Sisters -- Fiction | Women sailors -- Fiction | Life change events -- Fiction | Nineteen twenties -- Fiction | Adoptees -- FictionGenre/Form: Historical fiction. | Romance fiction.DDC classification: 823/.914 Summary: Ally is in the midst of preparations for a challenging yacht race when she receives news of her adopted father's death. When tragedy strikes on the high seas, pummeling Ally yet again with a terrible and unexpected loss, she turns her back on the water and instead follows her own North Star-- a clue left by her father, leading her to Norway. There Ally begins to unpack the century-old story of a remarkable young woman named Anna Landvik, a talented singer with an astonishing link to composer Edvard Grieg and his celebrated musical accompaniment to Henrik Ibsen's iconic play "Peer Gynt."
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"Originally published in Great Britain in 2015"--Title page verso.

Includes author's note and author Q & A.

Includes bibliographical references.

Ally is in the midst of preparations for a challenging yacht race when she receives news of her adopted father's death. When tragedy strikes on the high seas, pummeling Ally yet again with a terrible and unexpected loss, she turns her back on the water and instead follows her own North Star-- a clue left by her father, leading her to Norway. There Ally begins to unpack the century-old story of a remarkable young woman named Anna Landvik, a talented singer with an astonishing link to composer Edvard Grieg and his celebrated musical accompaniment to Henrik Ibsen's iconic play "Peer Gynt."

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