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The Catherine Wheel

Patricia Wentworth

The Catherine Wheel

by Patricia Wentworth

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Published by Ulverscroft Large Print .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mystery & Detective - General,
  • Fiction - Mystery/ Detective

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages492
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9621209M
    ISBN 100854565345
    ISBN 109780854565344
    OCLC/WorldCa2914842

    Set in a summer house in coastal Maine, The Catherine Wheel tells of the relationship between Andrew Shipley, a lonely twelve-year-old boy angry that his best friend has abandoned him, and his adored older cousin Katharine Congreve, a wealthy woman still bitter that Andrew’s father married her cousin instead of her. Over the course of a long summer, as Andrew and . The Catherine’s Wheel is a symbol named after St. Catherine who was a saint and martyr from the 4th century. It is a wheel with curved knife blades on the outer rim. St. Catherine was a noted scholar and princess in the 4th century.

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