Format: Trade Paperback
Dimensions: 577 pages, 8.4 × 5.5 × 1.2 in
Published: August 7, 2012
Publisher: Large Print Press
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 1594135517
ISBN - 13: 9781594135514
About the Book
Towles delivers a sophisticated and entertaining debut novel about an irresistible young woman with an uncommon sense of purpose. Elegant and captivating, "Rules of Civility" turns a Jamesian eye on how spur of the moment decisions define life for decades to come.
From the Publisher
A New York Times bestseller, An Amazon.com Best Book of the Year -- An elegant and captivating debut novel, Rules of Civility tells the story of a watershed year in the life of an uncompromising twenty-five-year-old named Katey Kontent, a young woman with an uncommon sense of purpose. Armed with little more than a formidable intellect? a bracing wit, and her own brand of cool nerve, Katey Kontent embarks on a journey from a Wall Street secretarial pool through the upper echelons of 1938 New York City society.