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    Circling the sun / Paula McLain.
    by McLain, Paula, author.
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    New York : Ballantine Books, 2016. 2016.
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  • Markham, Beryl -- Fiction.
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  • Women air pilots -- Africa -- Fiction.
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  • Triangles (Interpersonal relations) -- Fiction.
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  • Kenya -- Fiction.
  • ISBN: 
    0345534204
    9780345534200
    Series: 
    Ballantine reader's circle.
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    Description: 
    378 pages : map ; 25 cm.
    Edition: 
    Ballantine Books trade paperback edition.
    Summary: 
    "'Circling the Sun' brings to life a fearless and captivating woman--Beryl Markham, a record-setting aviator caught up in a passionate love triangle with safari hunter Denys Finch Hatton and Karen Blixen. Brought to Kenya from England as a child and then abandoned by her mother, Beryl is raised by both her father and the native Kipsigis tribe who share his estate. Her unconventional upbringing transforms Beryl into a bold young woman with a fierce love of all things wild and an inherent understanding of nature's delicate balance. But even the wild child must grow up, and when everything Beryl knows and trusts dissolves, she is catapulted into a string of disastrous relationships. Beryl forges her own path as a horse trainer, and her uncommon style attracts the eye of the Happy Valley set, a decadent, bohemian community of European expats who also live and love by their own set of rules. But it's the ruggedly charismatic Denys Finch Hatton who ultimately helps Beryl navigate the uncharted territory of her own heart. The intensity of their love reveals Beryl's truest self and her fate: to fly."--
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