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By Elizabeth Taylor

ISBN-10: 0701119780

ISBN-13: 9780701119782

ISBN-10: 1590174976

ISBN-13: 9781590174975

possibly each novelist harbors a monster at center, an irrepressible and completely irresponsible fantasist, let alone a born and inventive liar, with no which all her paintings could opt for naught. Angel, at any expense, is the tale of any such monster. Angelica Deverell lives above her diligent, drab mother’s grocery store in a dreary turn-of-the-century English local, yet spends her days dreaming of good-looking Paradise residence, the place her aunt is enthroned as a maid. yet in Angel’s mind's eye, she is the mistress of the home, a realm of lavish opulence, of night robes and peacocks. Then she starts off to write down well known novels, and this delusion turns into her lifestyles. And now that she has tasted good fortune, Angel has no goal of letting an individual stand in her way—except, probably, herself.

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