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The woman who heard color

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Published by Berkley Books in New York .
Written in English


  • Fiction,
  • Art thefts,
  • Investigation,
  • Mothers and daughters,
  • Family secrets

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementKelly Jones
LC ClassificationsPS3610.O6264 W66 2011
The Physical Object
Pagination393 p. ;
Number of Pages393
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25131539M
ISBN 109780425243053
LC Control Number2011020927

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  The Woman Who Heard Color chooses the little-told angle of the Nazis’ theft of what they labeled “degenerate”—and priceless—artwork. It also takes the rather unusual tactic of turning this horror into a romance novel. Of course, the Holocaust deserves more . The Woman Who Heard Color Kelly Jones, Penguin Group (USA) pp. ISBN Summary Lauren O'Farrell is an "art detective" who made it her mission to retrieve invaluable works stolen by the Nazis during the darkest days of World War II. The Woman Who Heard Color opens in New York City in We meet Lauren O'Farrell, an art detective who is trying to locate art pieces which were stolen from their rightful Jewish owners from the Nazis during World War II. Lauren is focused on finding certain pieces which may or may not have been stolen by Hanna Fleischmann, under Nazi rule.   The Woman Who Heard Color by Kelly Jones () Paperback – January 1, out of 5 stars 8 ratings. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" $ $ $ Paperback, January 1, $ $ $ Paperback $ /5(8).

At the start of this intense and richly detailed novel from Jones (Lost Madonna), Lauren O’Farrell, an art detective, interviews year-old Isabella Fletcher about a missing Wassily Kandinsky. The Woman Who Heard Color. Written by Kelly Jones Review by Helene Williams. Lauren O’Farrell’s job in present-day New York as an “art detective” is to track down pieces lost during World War II; often those works were stolen from Jewish families or removed from collections after being branded by the Nazis as degenerate art. The Woman Who Heard Color (Paperback) By Kelly Jones. $ Add to Wish List. Usually Ships in Days. Her quest leads her to the Manhattan apartment of elderly Isabella Fletcher, a woman who lives in the shadow of a terrible history-years ago her mother . The Woman Who Heard Color [Paperback] [] (Author) Kelly Jones Paperback – January 1, by aa (Author)/5(8).