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Art Love Forgery

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A novel of crime and passion in nineteenth-century Newfoundland

Alexander Pindikowsky, a Polish artist working in Heart’s Content, is arrested in 1880 for the crime of forgery. He is sentenced to fifteen months at Her Majesty’s Penitentiary in St. John’s.

Governor John Hawley Glover, when made aware of Pindikowsky’s talent, arranges for the prisoner to serve part of his sent
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Paperback, 229 pages
Published September 30th 2016 by Flanker Press
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James Fisher
Oct 18, 2016 rated it really liked it
A well-written and engaging novel that was inspired by real historical people and events, Art Love Forgery will keep you turning pages as it moves briskly through the lives of the two lovers and their small St. John's community.
My full review can be found here: http://wp.me/p60sTD-Rv
Gary
Jul 06, 2017 rated it it was amazing
A really great story about NL in the late 1800's.
Angela
Oct 26, 2016 added it
Local author Carolyn Morgan does a great job of weaving together romance, art and life in St.John's in late 19th century.
Mark Brown
Feb 15, 2017 rated it it was amazing
A very delightful and imaginative read about the life and energy of late 19th century St John's. I appreciated the glimpse into this quite hidden aspect of St. John's history. I felt I was with the characters and the love story is completely adorable.
Victor Wong
May 30, 2017 rated it it was amazing
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Harold
Nov 09, 2016 rated it really liked it
Inspired by true events, this is a story of forbidden love in 19th century Newfoundland.
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