. First published as not quite an Angel under the name Lucinda Edmonds, now extensively rewritten*. The poignant discovery strikes a chord in Greta's mind and soon ignites a quest to rediscover her lost memories. Then, during a walk through the wintry landscape, she stumbles across a grave in the woods, and the weathered inscription on the headstone tells her that a little boy is buried here .
The Angel Tree #ad - With david's help, she begins to piece together the fragments of not only her own story, but that of her daughter, Cheska, who was the tragic victim of circumstances beyond her control. The angel tree by lucinda riley is a compelling mystery of family secrets and forgotten pasts from the author of The Seven Sisters.
Thirty years have passed since Greta left Marchmont Hall, a grand and beautiful house nestled in the hills of rural Monmouthshire.
The Olive Tree: The Bestselling Story of Secrets and Love Under the Cyprus SunPan #ad - At the difficult age of thirteen, Alex is torn between protecting his beloved mother, and growing up. Praise for lucinda riley: 'thoroughly addictive storytelling with a moving, emotional heart' Dinah Jefferies, author of The Tea Planter’s Wife. When, by chance, helena meets her childhood sweetheart, a chain of events is set in motion that threatens to make her past and present collide.
And equally, desperate to learn the truth about his real father. When the now crumbling house, 'Pandora', is left to her by her godfather, she returns to spend the summer there with her family. Yet, as soon as helena arrives at pandora, and Alex, her husband, she knows that its idyllic beauty masks a web of secrets that she has kept from William, her son.
The Olive Tree: The Bestselling Story of Secrets and Love Under the Cyprus Sun #ad - The olive tree is the number one international bestseller from Lucinda Riley, author of the bestselling Seven Sisters series. This title is also published as Helena's Secret. A magical house. Both helena and alex know that life will never be the same, once Pandora's secrets have been revealed. A momentous summer.
It has been twenty-four years since a young Helena spent a magical holiday in Cyprus, where she fell in love for the first time.
The Italian GirlPleiades Publishing #ad - From the new york times bestselling author of ‘The Seven Sisters’ series: Nothing sings as sweetly as love, or burns quite like betrayal. In the years to come, their destinies are bound together by their extraordinary talents as opera singers and by their enduring but obsessive love for each other – a love that will ultimately affect the lives of all those closest to them.
The Italian Girl #ad - Rosanna menici is just a girl when she meets Roberto Rossini, the man who will change her life. Set against a memorable backdrop of lucinda Riley’s trademark evocative locations, The Italian Girl unfolds into a poignant and unforgettable tale of love, betrayal and self-discovery. First published as Aria under the name Lucinda Edmonds, now extensively rewritten*.
For, as rosanna slowly discovers, their unison is haunted by irreversible events from the past…Rosanna’s journey takes her from humble beginnings in the back streets of Naples to the glittering stages of the world’s most prestigious opera houses.
The Lavender Garden: A NovelAtria Books #ad - With the property comes a mountain of debt—and almost as many questions. But in a city rife with collaborators and rebels, Constance’s most difficult decision may be determining whom to trust with her heart. Paris, young british office clerk, 1944: a bright, constance Carruthers, is sent undercover to Paris to be part of Churchill’s Special Operations Executive during the climax of the Nazi occupation.
Separated from her contacts in the resistance, she soon stumbles into the heart of a prominent family who regularly entertain elite members of the German military even as they plot to liberate France. As emilie discovers what really happened to her family during the war and finds a connection to Constance much closer than she suspects, the château itself may provide the clues that unlock the mysteries of her past, present, and future.
The Lavender Garden: A Novel #ad - An aristocratic french family, a legendary château, and buried secrets with the power to destroy two generations torn between duty and desire. La côte d’azur, the last of her gilded line, emilie de la Martinières, inherits her childhood home, 1998: In the sun-dappled south of France, a magnificent château and vineyard.
Note to readers: in the uk, this book is published under the title The Light Behind the Window. Here is a dazzling novel of intrigue and passion from one of the world’s most beloved storytellers.
The Girl on the Cliff: A NovelAtria Books #ad - Ultimately, it will be Aurora whose intuition and spirit may be able to unlock the chains of the past. Here, she meets a young girl, aurora Lisle, on the cliff edge in the middle of a storm, who will profoundly change her life. Despite the warnings grania receives from her mother to be wary of the Lisle family, Aurora and Grania forge a close friendship.
Sweeping from edwardian england to present-day new york, from the majestic Irish coast to the crumbling splendor of a legendary London town house, The Girl on the Cliff introduces two remarkable women whose quest to understand their past sends them toward a future where love can triumph over loss. The horrors of world war i, the fate of a beautiful foundling child, and the irresistible lure of the ballet give rise to a legacy of heartache that leaves its imprint on each new generation.
The Girl on the Cliff: A Novel #ad - From the author of the #1 international bestseller the orchid house, Grania Ryan returns to her family home on the rugged, the mesmerizing story of two Irish families entangled by a tragic past that seems destined to repeat itself To escape a recent heartbreak in New York, wind-swept coast of Ireland.
Through a trove of old family letters dating from 1914, Grania begins to learn just how deeply their families’ histories are entwined.