Seeking refuge and anonymity in the cobbled streets of Montmartre, Vianne and her daughters, Rosette and Annie, live peacefully, if not happily, above their little chocolate shop. Nothing unusual...
Author: HARRIS, JoanneSummary:
Author: Gilbert, ElizabethSummary:
Spanning the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, this enthralling story follows the fortunes of the Whittaker family. The brilliant Alma, a botanist, falls in love with a man who draws her into...
Author: Fellowes, JulianSummary:
Set in the 1840s when the upper echelons of society began to rub shoulders with the emerging industrial nouveau riche, Belgravia begins on the eve of the Battle of Waterloo in 1815. At the Duchess...
Author: Woolf, VirginiaSummary:
Just before the First World War, the Ramsay family go to their holiday home in the Hebrides, bringing several guests with them. While they are there, one of the children wants to visit a...
Author: O'Brien, EdnaSummary:
Fidelma McBride falls under the spell of a strange newcomer, Vlad, who moves into her small Irish village, but her world is shattered when Vlad is arrested for war crimes.
Author: Ibsen, HenrikSummary:
Hedda Gabler, daughter of a deceased general, marries dull George Tesman and looks forward to a life of middle class tedium. Judge Brack, who admires Hedda, wants to establish a ménage à trois....