Girl with a pearl earring
Girl with a pearl earring

Chevalier, Tracy author.

Publication Information
[S.l. : s.n., 2003]

Physical Description
10 books (233 p.) in a bag ; 15 x 20 x 5 in. + 1 folder.

Instant book club.

General Note
A cloth bag containing ten copies of the title and a folder with miscellaneous notes, discussion questions, biographical information, and reading lists to assist book group discussion leaders.

Personal Subject
Vermeer, Johannes, 1632-1675-Fiction.

Subject Term
Artists' models -- Fiction.
Artists -- Netherlands -- Fiction.
Women household employees -- Fiction.

Geographic Term
Netherlands -- Social life and customs -- 17th century -- Fiction.

Historical fiction.

Local Subject
Book club kit collection.

In 1664, sixteen-year-old Griet enters the Vermeer household as a servant. Daughter of a Delft tile maker, she has a natural eye for color and design. Daily, she cleans the studio, learning much about how Vermeer sees the people he paints. As his attention focuses on her, she slowly becomes one of his subjects.

LibraryMaterial TypeCall NumberItem AvailableCopiesStatus
R.H. Stafford Library (Woodbury)Book club kitKT FICTION CHE11Kits