Romance & Sagas
SynopsisBecause of an indiscretion, Lady Caroline Faye finds herself in a moonlit glade beside the body of a dead man—with his murderer close by! She is rescued by Lord Vane Brecon, whose handsome countenance carries a strange hint of sadness. Before they part Caroline gives him a false name while pretending to be a paid companion. Caroline impulsively applies for the post of ladies companion to the Dowager Lady Brecon and embarks on a journey of love. In the inexplicably sinister castle she finds a man who had lost hope, burdened with a horrific secret he dare not share.
Audiobook of the Month
A Love Like Blood - Marcus Sedgwick
A Love Like Blood is Marcus Sedgwick's first adult novel - intelligently chilling, it's a dark, compelling read about how a man's life can change in a moment; about where the desire for truth - and for revenge - can lead; about love and fear and hatred. And it is also about the question of blood...
In 1944, just days after the liberation of Paris, Charles Jackson sees something horrific: a man, apparently drinking the blood of a murdered woman. Terrified, he does nothing, telling himself that worse things happen in wars. Seven years later he returns to the city - and sees the same man dining in the company of a fascinating young woman. When they leave the restaurant, Charles decides to follow...