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The House Uptown Reviews

The House Uptown by Melissa Ginsburg

The House Uptown

Melissa Ginsburg

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1 review

Imprint: Flatiron Books
Publisher: Flatiron Books
Publication date: 16 Mar 2021
ISBN: 9781250784186

Melissa Ginsburg's The House Uptown is an emotional coming-of-age novel about a young girl who goes to live with her eccentric grandmother in New Orleans after the death of her mother

4 stars out of 5
Laura Wilson
19 Mar 2021

"a superbly written, intriguing character study"

 Told as a time-slip – the roots of the alienation date back to 1997, when teenage Louise witnesses the 2.30am arrival of Lane’s local politician lover, blood-covered teenage son in tow – this is a superbly written, intriguing character study of how the past impacts on the present.