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The Heiresses

A Novel
Shepard, Sara (Book - 2014 )
Average Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5.
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Poppy, Aster, Corrine, Natasha, and Rowan are the heiresses of the Saybrook's jewellery empire, a family business that is known for both its wealth, and a very old curse that leads to family members dying suddenly. When one of the 5 heiresses is killed, and an online gossip site publishes a statement "One Heiress Down, 4 more to go", an investigation is opened.
Authors: Shepard, Sara, 1977-
Title: The heiresses
a novel
Publisher: New York, NY :, Harper,, [2014]
Edition: First edition.
Characteristics: 308 pages :,genealogical table ;,24 cm
Content Type: text
Media Type: unmediated
Carrier Type: volume
Summary: Poppy, Aster, Corrine, Natasha, and Rowan are the heiresses of the Saybrook's jewellery empire, a family business that is known for both its wealth, and a very old curse that leads to family members dying suddenly. When one of the 5 heiresses is killed, and an online gossip site publishes a statement "One Heiress Down, 4 more to go", an investigation is opened.
Local Note: 6 8 9 15 16 17 18 29 35 53 54 56 57 60 61 62 65 67 68 69 70 71 73 74 76 81 97 109 112 118 133 138 143 148 149 150 151 152 153 167 172 173 175 176 182 198 203 205 210 211 216 222 226 228 231 232 233 234 235 236 242 243 250 258 264
ISBN: 0062259539
9780062259530
9780062357588
Statement of Responsibility: Sara Shepard
Subject Headings: Family-owned business enterprises Fiction. Inheritance and succession Fiction. Blessing and cursing Fiction. Murder Investigation Fiction. Family secrets Fiction. Upper East Side (New York, N.Y.) Fiction.
Genre/Form: Suspense fiction.
Mystery fiction.
Topical Term: Family-owned business enterprises
Inheritance and succession
Blessing and cursing
Murder
Family secrets
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Jul 26, 2014
  • tink05 rated this: 3.5 stars out of 5.

the book started off really slow but picked up bout half way threw. seems like it was kept open for a sequal which i would totally read.

Jul 21, 2014
  • CarlaCordeiro17 rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

This book is great for a fun, meaningless summer read. Some of the dialogue is beyond cheesy and almost cringeworthy, and the last couple chapters were rushed and then boring. I still enjoyed it though. if you want a mindless guilty pleasure, then this is it.

Jun 12, 2014
  • aliciamarie rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

I think this is more of an adult book by Sara Shepard and not a YA mystery. All the characters are in their 20s with spouses, kids, or with college degrees already. No teen drama. I really did enjoy this book. The beginning was a bit confusing- you are introduced to so many characters all at once. getting past that was daunting but the mystery quickly sucked me in and kept me guessing up to the very end!

Jun 04, 2014
  • booklady413 rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

This entertaining book by Sara Shepard about a rich family kept you guessing until the end. It seems as though there will be a sequel.

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