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.
Published: Chapel Hill, North Carolina :, Algonquin Books Of Chapel Hill,, 2013.
Edition: First edition.
Branch Call Number: F SMI
Characteristics: 337 pages :,illustration ;,24 cm