November 5, 2020

I Always Loved You by Robin Oliveira

$16.00

I Always Loved You by best selling author Robin Oliveira is the San Diego Museum of Arts, “Art of Reading” book club selection for February 2021.

After the Civil War the young Mary Cassatt thought moving to Paris would be easy, be when, after a decade of work, her submission to the Paris Salon is rejected, Mary’s fierce determination wavers. Her father is imploring her to return to Philadelphia to find a husband, her sister Lydia is falling mysteriously ill, and worse, Mary is beginning to doubt herself. Then a friend introduces her to Edgar Degas, and her life changes forever. Years later she will learn that he had begged the introduction, but in that moment their meeting seems a miracle. So begins the defining period of her life and the most tempestuous of relationships.

Paperback, 343 pages.

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I Always Loved You by best selling author Robin Oliveira is the San Diego Museum of Arts, “Art of Reading” book club selection for February 2021.

After the Civil War the young Mary Cassatt thought moving to Paris would be easy, be when, after a decade of work, her submission to the Paris Salon is rejected, Mary’s fierce determination wavers. Her father is imploring her to return to Philadelphia to find a husband, her sister Lydia is falling mysteriously ill, and worse, Mary is beginning to doubt herself. Then a friend introduces her to Edgar Degas, and her life changes forever. Years later she will learn that he had begged the introduction, but in that moment their meeting seems a miracle. So begins the defining period of her life and the most tempestuous of relationships.

Paperback, 343 pages.

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