By Victoria Holt
Mystery and romance mix with lethal secrets and techniques during this Victorian gothic mystery from an the world over bestselling author
Caroline Verlaine is familiar with whatever is incorrect. Her sister has long past lacking and nobody can inform her why. the best choice is to move the place Roma used to be final seen-an property with a dangerous history.
The Stacy family has lived off the Dover coast for generations, rigorously navigating the treacherous quicksands close by. however the sands usually are not Caroline's largest danger. every body right here has a mystery, particularly the enigmatic younger inheritor Napier Stacy. regardless of the place Caroline turns, the floor she walks is risky. And the nearer Caroline involves unraveling the reality, the nearer she involves sharing her sister's fate.
Blending components of old romance and romantic suspense, The Shivering Sands is a thrilling story from the Queen of Gothic Romance. Dark and thrilling, lovers of Georgette Heyer, Mary Stewart, and Daphne Du Maurier can be stored guessing during this vintage tale, entire with historical ruins, family members scandal, and forbidden love.
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The India Fan: Drusilla's glamorous associates reward her a helpful kin heirloom-a appealing fanatics with a poor curse
The delight and the Peacock: To safe her inheritance, Jessica Clavering concurs to a wedding of comfort, yet will her good-looking new husband's wish for her ever surpass his obsession with a famously cursed opal?
The Time of the Hunter's Moon: based on legend, a lady will see her destiny husband on the time of the hunter's moon. but if the good-looking stranger published to Cordelia provide disappears after an all-too-brief come across, she has to ask yourself: used to be he in basic terms an apparition...or whatever more?
What readers are announcing concerning the Shivering Sands
"The consider of this tale used to be just like that of Rebecca-the type of dark, shivery, mysterious feeling. the tip used to be approach greater in my view, although. certainly a very good read!"
"This is a five-star ancient, romance, secret, mental thriller."
"The most suspenseful booklet ever, and lots of years later, after having learn numerous Holt books, i will correctly say that this can be her top work."
What reviewers are announcing concerning the Shivering Sands
"The mysteries drew me in and saved me guessing correct as much as the end..."-The strong, the undesirable, and the Unread
What everyone seems to be announcing concerning the Queen of Gothic Romance Victoria Holt
"Victoria Holt's writing is captivating"-Bookfoolery
"She spins heritage with romance and intrigue and always leaves me in need of more."
"Holt's tales are spell binding....page turners."
"I love her books! i've got learn them all time and again. She is a great storyteller."
"One of the superb writers of gothic romance, a compelling storyteller whose gripping novels have extremely joyful millions."-RT publication reports
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