The Resource Cocoa Beach, Beatriz Williams

Cocoa Beach, Beatriz Williams

Label
Cocoa Beach
Title
Cocoa Beach
Statement of responsibility
Beatriz Williams
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Burdened by a dark family secret, Virginia Fortescue flees her oppressive home in New York City for the battlefields of World War I France. Driving an ambulance for the Red Cross, she meets a charismatic British army surgeon whose persistent charm opens her heart to the possibility of love. As the war rages, Virginia falls into a passionate affair with the dashing Captain Simon Fitzwilliam, only to discover that his past has its own dark secrets--secrets that will damage their eventual marriage and propel her back across the Atlantic to the sister and father she'd left behind. Five years later, in the early days of Prohibition, the newly widowed Virginia Fitzwilliam arrives in the tropical boomtown of Cocoa Beach, Florida, to settle her husband's estate. Simon's brother and sister welcome her with open arms and introduce her to a dazzling new world of citrus groves, white beaches, bootleggers, and Prohibition agents. But Virginia senses a predatory presence lurking beneath the irresistible, hedonistic surface of this coastal oasis. The more she learns about Simon and his mysterious business interests, the more she fears that the dangers surrounding Simon now threaten her and their daughter's life as well
Cataloging source
TXN
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Williams, Beatriz
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Widows
  • Family secrets
  • Prohibition
  • Cocoa Beach (Fla.)
Label
Cocoa Beach, Beatriz Williams
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A novel"--Jacket
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
376 pages
Isbn
9780062404985
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • ocn990294447
  • (OCoLC)990294447
Label
Cocoa Beach, Beatriz Williams
Publication
Note
"A novel"--Jacket
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
376 pages
Isbn
9780062404985
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • ocn990294447
  • (OCoLC)990294447

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