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Beaufort - Beaufort Branch FIC GAB (Text) 0530001293394 Adult Fiction Collection Available -

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  • ISBN: 0553096540
  • ISBN: 9780553096545
  • Physical Description: 351 pages ; 25 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Bantam Books, [1999]

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Fleeing the Japanese in World War II, a Malay woman is forced to abandon her sick daughter, then learns she died. Years later in New York, now a self-made millionaire, the woman is visited by one claiming to be her daughter. She must decide whether the other is genuine, or an impostor after her money.
Subject: Mothers and daughters > Fiction.
Suspense fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 > Singapore > Fiction.
Missing children > Fiction.
Businesswomen > New York (State) > New York > Fiction.
Singaporean fiction.
New York (N.Y.) > Fiction.

Marius Gabriel, author of House of Many Rooms, The Mask of Time, and The Original Sin, is a former Shakespearean scholar who left his academic pursuits to become a full-time writer. Mr. Gabriel is also an artist and a musician. He lives in Spain with his wife and three children.

Visit Marius Gabriel on the Web at

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