Download e-book for iPad: Bachelor Girl: A Novel by the Author of Orphan #8 by Kim Van Alkemade

By Kim Van Alkemade

ISBN-10: 1501173340

ISBN-13: 9781501173349

ISBN-10: 1501191152

ISBN-13: 9781501191152

From the New York Times bestselling writer of Orphan #8 comes a clean and intimate novel concerning the damaging strength of secrets and techniques and the redemptive energy of love—inspired by means of the real tale of Jacob Ruppert, the millionaire proprietor of the hot York Yankees, and his mysterious bequest in 1939 to an unknown actress, Helen Winthrope Weyant.

When the landlord of the recent York Yankees baseball group, Colonel Jacob Ruppert, takes Helen Winthrope, a tender actress, less than his wing, she thinks it’s due to his guilt over her father’s unintentional death—and so does Albert Kramer, Ruppert’s good-looking own secretary. Helen and Albert boost a deepening bond the nearer they develop into to Ruppert, an eccentric millionaire who calls for their loyalty in go back for his lavish generosity.

New York within the Jazz Age is full of probabilities, specially for the younger and unmarried. but at the same time Helen embraces being a “bachelor girl”—a operating girl dwelling on her personal terms—she unearths herself falling in love with Albert, even after he confesses his darkest mystery. whilst Ruppert dies, rumors swirl approximately his connection to Helen after the beautiful revelation that he has left her the majority of his fortune, inclusive of Yankee Stadium. however it is barely whilst Ruppert’s personal secrets and techniques are ultimately published that Helen and Albert can be compelled to confront the reality approximately their courting to him—and to one another.

Inspired via authentic occasions that gripped long island urban in its heyday, Bachelor Girl is a hidden background gem approximately relations, id, and love in all its shapes and colors.

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