Guests on Earth
A NovelBook - 2013
It is 1936 when orphaned thirteen-year-old Evalina Toussaint is admitted to Highland Hospital in Asheville, North Carolina, a mental institution known for its innovative treatments for nervous disorders and addictions. Taken under the wing of the hospital s most notable patient, Zelda Fitzgerald, Evalina witnesses the cascading events leading up to the tragic fire of 1948 that killed nine women in a locked ward, Zelda among them.
Publisher: Chapel Hill, North Carolina : Algonquin Books Of Chapel Hill, 2013
Edition: First edition
Call Number: F SMITH LE
Characteristics: 337 pages : illustration ; 24 cm