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The real Lolita : the kidnapping of Sally Horner and the novel that scandalized the world

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Toronto : Alfred A. Knopf Canada, 2018.  |  

Includes bibliographical references, Internet addresses and index.

Vladimir Nabokov's Lolita is one of the most notorious novels of all time, and yet, very few of its readers know that the subject of the novel was derived from a real-life case: the 1948 abduction of eleven-year-old Sally Horner. Weaving together suspenseful crime narrative, cultural and social history, and literary investigation, The Real Lolita tells Sally Horner's full story for the very first time.

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Crystal Ridge BIO HORNE -W 2018 Biographies Checked out 11/27/2019

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