By Annabel Dilke
From the writer of The Inheritance and Secret Relations comes a Romeo and Juliet story centering on an excellent previous English ancestral domestic that had as soon as been a Cistercian abbey.
Almost a 12 months on from the lack of their necessary abbey, the Delancey family members continues to be devastated. The abbey have been the uninterrupted domestic of Delanceys because the 16th century. To compound the insult, they've got misplaced it to their archenemies: the relatives in their previous gardener, Stanley Trafford---who used to be pushed aside and evicted, with his relations, by means of Laura's grandfather Edmund in 1947. yet now Stanley's son is a millionaire, rationale on avenging his father. . . . Stanley Trafford and Edmund Delancey have been boyhood pals. while either males married, in advance of the conflict, the turned inseparable, with the 2 women---Hester and Effie---offering convenience to one another whereas their husbands fought within the similar regiment. So what relatively occurred on that fateful morning in 1947, to poison their friendship for almost 40 years? This magical tale follows warring families---the Traffords and the Delanceys---over the process one devastating yr, within which outdated secrets and techniques capture them up and switch every little thing upside down.
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