A landmark work whose setting is staged in the time of the French Revolution. It takes place in both London and Paris where two men are born that look similar and many roles start to be played out as the men are tried and tested throughout the book. Eventually in order to restore him to his family in London, the one man is freed by his Paris look-a-like so that the French imposter can stand trial and... [click here for more]
Nurse Anne Davis needs a new start at life,so she packs up and leaves her past behind in Boston. She intends to have nothing to do with men while she heals from the horrors inflicted by her deceased husband.
Dr. Nicholas Anderson isn't looking for a long term relationship, but despite his best effort, he's wildly attracted to Anne. How could he know that when her past catches up with her, his plans... [click here for more]
The Isle of Skye is a wondrous place,
the kind of place to settle down in,
where one can build a home.
It can also be a refuge for the myths forgotten by the world.
William, a young mediocre painter, spends most of his time hawking cheap landscapes. Away from the canvas, he lives a pedestrian and alienated life.
When William paints a landscape inspired by a dream, he initially... [click here for more]
Pilfering food for her sickly máthair, Aisling O’Quinn wanders amidst the filth-ridden cobbled streets of Five Points, Manhattan. A matron of the Children’s Aid Society catches her and considers it her civic duty to force the twelve-year-old onto an orphan train to a “better life”. Though Five Points is a notorious slum, with its rag-picker alleys and bandit haunts, she... [click here for more]