Book ‘The Nurse’s Secret’ by Amanda Skenandore

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A Thrilling Historical Novel of the Dark Side of Gilded Age New York City
The unflinching, spellbinding new book from the acclaimed author of The Second Life of Mirielle West. Based on the little-known story of America’s first nursing school, a young female grifter in 1880s New York evades the police by conning her way into Bellevue Hospital’s training school for nurses, while a spate of murders continues to follow her as she tries to leave the gritty streets of the city behind... “A spellbinding story, a vividly drawn setting, and characters that leap off the pages. This is historical fiction at its finest!” – Sara Ackerman, USA Today bestselling author of The Codebreaker’s Secret. Based on Florence Nightingale’s nursing principles, Bellevue is the first school of its kind in the country. Where once...
Publisher: Kensington (June 28, 2022)  Pages: 368 pages  ISBN-10: 1496726537  ISBN-13: 978-1496726537  ASIN:‎ B09RM74YGD

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Author’s biography: Amanda Skenandore is a historical fiction writer and registered nurse. Her first novel, Between Earth and Sky, won the American Library Association’s Reading List Award for Best Historical Fiction. She grew up in the Colorado Rockies but now lives in Las Vegas with her husband and their pet turtle Lenore.