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Moonstone, The

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4 out of 5
Based on 26,996 Ratings and 2,347 Reviews

Book Description
During the Siege of Seringapatam in southern India in 1799, Colonel John Herncastle steals the Moonstone, a large yellow diamond, from the head of a Hindu god in a violent plunder. Jumping forward to 1848 England, Gabriel Betteredge, house steward of the Verinder estate, reveals that the famous stone has been left to Colonel Herncastle's niece, Rachel Verinder, in his will. She inherits the diamon... More
Book Information
PublisherHarperCollins Publishers
BindingHardcover (191 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages608
Publication Date09/15/2013
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About Collins (Author) : Collins is a published author of young adult books. Some of the published credits of Collins include Weddings (Collins Gem), Gnb Sunrise P/B Ed II, The whiz quiz book: For children & grown-up children... more
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