SynopsisHonoring the wish of his dying father, Matt Keenan returns to his boyhood home in New Mexico and takes a position at the Santone Grant Company. He finds that things are much different now. Settlers are moving in and they want the land that the company claims to own. The matter may be a legal one, but many take it personally and a deadly feud erupts between the settlers and the people of Santone Grant.
Audiobook of the Month
The Last Kings of Sark - Rosa Rankin-Gee
The Last Kings of Sark is the stunning debut novel from promising young writer Rosa Rankin-Gee who was the 2011 Paris Literary prize-winner.
Jude is 21 when she flies to the island of Sark to tutor rich local boy Pip for the summer. Pip is awkward and his mother is unsettling, but at least there's Sofi, the family's holiday cook. When Pip's father goes away on holiday, science lessons are discarded and summer really begins. Soon something surprising brings the three together, but those strange, golden weeks cannot last forever.