Forever Amber

Chicago Review Press
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Abandoned pregnant and penniless on the teeming streets of London, 16-year-old Amber St. Clare manages, by using her wits, beauty, and courage, to climb to the highest position a woman could achieve in Restoration England—that of favorite mistress of the Merry Monarch, Charles II. From whores and highwaymen to courtiers and noblemen, from events such as the Great Plague and the Fire of London to the intimate passions of ordinary—and extraordinary—men and women, Amber experiences it all. But throughout her trials and escapades, she remains, in her heart, true to the one man she really loves, the one man she can never have. Frequently compared to Gone with the Wind, Forever Amber is the other great historical romance, outselling every other American novel of the 1940s—despite being banned in Boston for its sheer sexiness. A book to read and reread, this edition brings back to print an unforgettable romance and a timeless masterpiece.
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About the author

Barbara Taylor Bradford is the best-selling author of twenty-five novels, ten of which have been made into television miniseries. Kathleen Winsor has written a number of historical romances, including The Lovers and Robert and Arabella.
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Publisher
Chicago Review Press
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Published on
Feb 1, 2012
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Pages
976
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ISBN
9781613745144
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Language
English
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Genres
Fiction / Romance / Historical / General
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Content protection
This content is DRM protected.
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Eligible for Family Library

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