Catherine House : a novel / Elisabeth Thomas.
- 0 of 7 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
- 0 of 1 copy available at Crawford County.
0 current holds with 7 total copies.
|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Crawford County Library-Steelville||F THO (Text)||33431000509958||New Fiction||Checked out||06/02/2020|
- ISBN: 0062905651
- ISBN: 9780062905659
- Physical Description: 311 pages ; 24 cm
- Edition: First edition.
- Publisher: New York, NY : Custom House, .
Catherine House is a school of higher learning like no other. Hidden deep in the woods of rural Pennsylvania, this crucible of reformist liberal arts study with its experimental curriculum, wildly selective admissions policy, and formidable endowment, has produced some of the world's best minds: prize-winning authors, artists, inventors, Supreme Court justices, presidents. For those lucky few selected, tuition, room, and board are free. But acceptance comes with a price. Students are required to give the House three years--summers included--completely removed from the outside world. Family, friends, television, music, even their clothing must be left behind. In return, the school promises a future of sublime power and prestige, and that its graduates can become anything or anyone they desire.
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