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The splendour falls / Susanna Kearsley.

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  • ISBN: 9781402258633 (electronic bk)
  • ISBN: 9781402258626 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: Naperville : Sourcebooks Landmark, 2014.

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Summary, etc.: Praise for New York Times bestseller The Firebird:"Kearsley blends history, romance and a bit of the supernatural into a glittering, bewitching tale." -KirkusAn Ancient Castle, a Tragic Love, and a Web of Secrets Begins to Unravel...Emily Braden has stopped believing in fairy tales and happy endings. When her fascinating but unreliable cousin Harry invites her on a holiday to explore the legendary own of Chinon, and promptly disappears-well, that's Harry for you.As Emily makes the acquaintance of Chinon and its people, she begins to uncover dark secrets beneath the charm. Legend has it that during a thirteenth-century siege of the castle that looms over the city, Queen Isabelle, child bride of King John, hid a "treasure of great price." And in the last days of the German occupation during World War II, another Isabelle living in Chinon, a girl whose love for an enemy soldier went tragically awry.As the dangers of the...
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