Sorry! This site requires JavaScript. Virtually nothing will work without it. Please enable it in your browser.

The House Girl

Pub Date: 2013-11-05 Pages: 400 Language: English Publisher: HarperCollins Lina Sparrow is an ambitious young lawyer working on a historic class-action suit seeking reparations for the descendants of American slaves Josephine is a seventeen-year-old house. slave who tends to the mistress of a Virginia tobacco farm-an aspiring artist named Lu Anne Bell. Alternating between antebellum Virginia and modern-day New York. The House Girl is a searing tale of art. history. love. and secrets that intertwines the stories of two remarkable women.

Important places

New York (7,400)


New York (8,072)


Virginia (2,431)
New York (9,763)


United States (64,950)

Other geographical areas

Appalachian Mountains (1,111)
North Atlantic Ocean (8,812)