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31 Bond Street

by Ellen Horan

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Published by HarperCollins in New York .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL24250784M
ISBN 109780061969379
OCLC/WorldCa650336016

31 Bond Street: A Novel Ellen Horan Harper Perennial pages A copy of this book was provided by the publisher through TLC Book Tours 31 Bond Street is a fictional account of a real murder; in a wealthy dentist, Dr. Henry Burdell, was found murdered inside his home at 31 Bond Street, New York City. Dr. An errand boy discovers Burdell’s body in the bedroom of his posh Bond Street home. Dr. Harvey Burdell, a dentist and unscrupulous businessman has been brutally stabbed and his throat cut. He was not alone in the house however; the ambitious, Brooklyn-born Emma Cunningham and her two daughters live there too and they and the house staff were.

The townhouse at 31 Bond Street was, to all appearance, a model of staid middleclass Manhattan decorum. In it was a boardinghouse run by Mrs. Emma Cunningham with the dental office of Dr. Harvey Burdell on the second floor. With 31 Bond Street, Ms. Horan presents the reader with historical fiction at its finest. It is a story that is quite literally "ripped from the headlines", with those headlines first printed in the s. A real-life murder mystery, Ms. Horan does an excellent job of filling in the blanks, imagin /5().

was a question that gripped the nation. 31 Bond Street, a debut novel by Ellen Horan, interweaves fiction with actual events in a clever historical narrative that blends romance, politics, greed and sexual intrigue in a suspenseful drama. The story opens when an errand boy discovers Burdell's body in the bedroom of his posh Bond Street home. 31 Bond Street: A File Name: 31 Bond Street: A Size: MB Uploaded: Status: AVAILABLE Last checked: 50 Minutes ago! Rating: ★★★★★ 89 out of based on user.


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Harvey Burdell, a famous dentist. Emma Cunningham is a widow with two daughters who is lodging in 31 Bond Street, NYC the residence of Dr. Harvey Burdell/5.

31 31 Bond Street book Street recreates the events around the murder of Dr. Blundell. Set in New York, just 4 years before the Civil War, the novel offers a fascinating view of society at this time. Blundell's murder was a sensation, causing a media frenzy and resulting in his housekeeper, Mrs.

Emma Cunningham, being charged with his murder/5(). "31 Bond Street" by Ellen Horan is a historical mystery set in the decade before the American Civil War. The prose approximates that of the period as close as is possible without slowing down your reading rate.

As it is, the author's mastery of the style embellishes her richness of the period, taking the reader back in time so that one is there 4/4(89). 31 Bond Street by Ellen Horan is a riveting first novel that draws its inspiration from a famous nineteenth-century murder case.

A society dentist in New York City is brutally murdered and the identity of the killer becomes a question that consumes national. The book is named after the house at 31 Bond Street. In what way is the story built around this house. This was the era of the townhouse and the importance of its layout and configurations at the time plays a big role in the book.

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About the Book 31 Bond Street. by Ellen Horan. Who killed Dr. Harvey Burdell in his opulent Manhattan town house. At once a gripping mystery and a richly detailed excavation of a lost age, 31 Bond Street is a spellbinding tale of murder, sex, greed, and politics in New York.

Author Ellen Horan interweaves fact and fiction reimagining. 31 Bond Street, an unforgettable literary debut from Ellen Horan, is based on the true story of a brutal murder, a desperate mother and mistress, and the vicious constraints of 19th century society.

Fans of Caleb Carr’s The Alienist, Edith Wharton’s The House of Myrth, and John Berendt’s Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil will love. Horan wraps up her story with an ending that one doesn’t see coming, but is perfectly, tragically right. Rich with historical detail, 31 Bond Street is one of the best debut novels in a long while.

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[Ellen Horan] -- Committed to justice and the law, New York City defense attorney Henry Clinton will aid the vulnerable widow Emma Cunningham in her desperate fight to save herself from the gallows as they both seek.

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In New York, the brutally stabbed and nearly decapitated body of a. This is a gripping, elegantly written, and brilliantly researched legal thriller, but it is more than that: 31 Bond Street illuminates a critical period of our history with sharp insights into sex, class, and politics.

Dont miss it. Joe Conason, New York Times bestselling author of The Hunting of the President and Big Lies/5. 31 Bond Street by Ellen Horan When Dr. Harvey Burdell is discovered brutally murdered one morning at 31 Bond Street, his boarder and household manager, Emma Cunningham is immediately suspected.

When a secret marriage certificate is found dating to two weeks before the murder, her fate seems to be sealed, until she manages to hire Henry Clinton. 31 Bond Street A Novel. Written by: Ellen Horan | Narrated by: Adam Grupper. Perfect for fans of Alias Grace, this thrilling listen is based on a real event.

When widow Emma Cunningham is accused of a brutal murder, lawyer Henry Clinton risks his career to get to the bottom of the crime and clear her : Ellen Horan. About 31 Bond Street.

Hardcover: pages Publisher: Harper; 1 edition (Ma ) In the vein of The Alienist, 31 Bond Street transports readers back to New York City of the 19th century with an unending series of suspenseful twists and turns. When the brutally stabbed and nearly decapitated body of a society dentist is found in his townhouse in lower Manhattan, the identity.

31 Bond Street by Ellen Horan is an interesting bit of historical fiction, based on the celebrated murder of Dr. Harvey Burdell. Horan takes a fair amount of liberty with this story, which is detailed in the Author’s Notes/5(36). 31 Bond Street Ellen Horan Harper pages When I first began noticing reviews for 31 Bond Street, by Ellen Horan, they plot description didn’t really catch my eye.

But then I noticed it was based on a true Victorian crime, and at that point I .31 Bond Street is a great example of a story woven around a group of characters and I was totally absorbed by both Emma’s story and the less morally blurred one of her defence attorney, Henry Clinton.

The author really bought the time and place to life with details such as clothing and decoration lending an authenticity to the scenes she created/5().

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