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Author Robuck, Erika. Author.

Title Hemingway's girl [Hoopla electronic resource] / Erika Robuck.

Edition Unabridged.
Imprint [United States] : Tantor Audio : Made available through hoopla, 2013.
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Description 1 online resource (1 audio file (540 min.)) : digital.
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Cast Read by Tavia Gilbert.
Summary "She remembered when Hemingway had planted a banyan tree at his house and told her its parasitic roots were like human desire. At the time she'd thought it romantic. She hadn't understood his warning." In Depression-era Key West, Mariella Bennet, the daughter of an American fisherman and a Cuban woman, knows hunger. Her struggle to support her family following her father's death leads her to a bar and bordello, where she bets on a risky boxing match . . . and attracts the interest of two men: world-famous writer Ernest Hemingway, and Gavin Murray, one of the World War I veterans who are laboring to build the Overseas Highway. When Mariella is hired as a maid by Hemingway's second wife, Pauline, she enters a rarified world of lavish, celebrity-filled dinner parties and elaborate off-island excursions. As she becomes caught up in the tensions and excesses of the Hemingway household, the attentions of the larger-than-life writer become a dangerous temptation . . . even as straightforward Gavin Murray draws her back to what matters most. Will she cross an invisible line with the volatile Hemingway, or find a way to claim her own dreams? As a massive hurricane bears down on Key West, Mariella faces some harsh truths . . . and the possibility of losing everything she loves.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject Hemingway, Ernest, 1899-1961 -- Fiction.
Women household employees -- Fiction. -- Sound recordings.
Key West (Fla.) -- Fiction.
Added Author Gilbert, Tavia. Narrator.
hoopla digital.
ISBN 9781452692067 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
1452692068 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Music No. MWT10830249
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