***PRE-ORDER NOW*** THE THIRD AND FINAL SAGA IN EVIE GRACE´S MAIDS OF KENT TRILOGY. ´ An intriguing tale of family relationships and of finding love a second time around . . . I?ll be sure to look out for the next book in the series.´ Val Wood ?An enthralling plotline with unexpected twists that will intrigue the reader until the last page.? Margaret Dickinson ***** East Kent, 1876 With doting parents and siblings she adores, sixteen-year-old Rose Cheevers leads a contented life at Willow Place in Canterbury. A bright future ahead of her, she dreams of following in her mother?s footsteps and becoming a teacher. Then one traumatic day turns the Cheevers? household upside-down. What was once a safe haven has become a place of peril, and Rose is forced to flee with the younger children. Desperate, she seeks refuge in a remote village with a long lost grandmother who did not know she existed. But safety comes at a price, and the arrival of a young stranger with connections to her past raises uncomfortable questions about what the future holds. Somehow, Rose must find the strength to keep her family together. Above all else, though, she needs a place to call home.
In 1789, on the eve of the first presidential inauguration, charismatic Lion Hampshire aspires to a seat in the first Congress. In an effort to improve his rakish reputation, he agrees to an arranged marriage with Virginia-bred Priscilla Wade. However, his fiancée´s headstrong lady´s maid, Meagan, is not who she seems to be and Lion´s carefully crafted future may be undone by his passion for the wrong woman... Filled with Cynthia Wright´s hallmarks of warm intimacy, sensual romance, humor, adventure, and colorfully-drawn historical characters like George Washington and Benjamin Franklin, Touch the Sun is a shining achievement by a beloved author! The Beauvisage novels and The Raveneau novels intertwine, with some characters crossing over. Should you wish to listen to them in chronological order, this is the sequence: 1781 - Silver Storm 1783 - Caroline 1789 - Touch the Sun 1793 - Spring Fires (A Beauvisage/Raveneau Novel) 1798 - Smuggler´s Moon (The Raveneaus in Cornwall, Book 1) - available for pre-order 1814 - Surrender the Stars 1814 - Natalya 1818 - Silver Sea (A Raveneau/Beauvisage Novel) 1903 - Tempest 1. Language: English. Narrator: Tim Campbell. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/085941/bk_acx0_085941_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.