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The Dutch House

A Novel

Ann Patchett

At the end of the Second World War, Cyril Conroy combines luck and a single canny investment to begin an enormous real estate empire, propelling his family from poverty to enormous wealth. His first order of business is to buy the Dutch House, a lavish estate in the suburbs outside of Philadelphia. Meant as a surprise for his wife, the house sets i...
Publish Date
September 24
Goodreads rating
Nov 16, 2019
THE DUTCH HOUSE, by Ann Patchett: an absorbing "family" novel (brother and sister, actually) that's like a perfect Thanksgiving dinner: many courses, each perfectly prepared. At first you turn the pages; then you slip into that world.      source
Oct 18, 2019
@KayLea81 @dailybriefing new book recommendations: The Dutch House. The Orphan of Salt Winds.      source
Jun 11, 2020
Three fiction books that have given me a wonderful mental escape: The Dutch House, Ann Patchett Writers & Lovers, Lily King (couldn't put it down) Girl, Women, Other, Bernadine Evaristo Any recommendations?      source