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The kitchen house / Kathleen Grissom.

Grissom, Kathleen. (Author).
Book Book (2010.)
Description: 368 p. ; 21 cm.
Publisher: New York : Touchstone Books, 2010.
0 of 15 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries). (Show all copies)
0 of 1 copy available at Melrose.
5 current holds with 15 total copies.
Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Melrose Adult Fiction (Main Floor) Fiction Grissom (Text to Phone) Checked out 04/02/2018

  • ISBN: 9781439153666 (trade pbk. : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 1439153663 (trade pbk. : alk. paper)
  • Edition: 1st Touchstone trade pbk. ed.
General Note: Include a reading group guide.
Summary: After seven-year-old Lavinia is orphaned on the journey from Ireland to the United States, she begins work in the kitchen house of a tobacco plantation and bonds with the slaves who become her adopted family, but when Lavinia is accepted into the big house, her loyalties are challenged.


Grissom, Kathleen. "The kitchen house." New York : Touchstone Books, 2010.

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