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Publisher's Summary

Abigail Foster is the practical daughter, and she fears she will end up a spinster. Facing financial ruin, Abigail and her father search for more affordable lodgings, until a strange solicitor arrives with an astounding offer: the use of a distant manor house that has been abandoned for 18 years.

The handsome local curate welcomes them but offers a stern warning: beware of rumours that Pembrooke Park contains a secret room filled with treasure.

©2014 Julie Klassen (P)2014 Recorded Books Inc

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"A treat for [readers] who want their historical romances served up with a generous dash of mystery." ( Booklist)

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Interesting plot

This book kept me guessing and I never did really figure out the twist til it was unraveled. An enjoyable book to get lost in.

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  • 13-02-2019

Too Long

Female characters too weak, sub text too religious, taking into account the slow pace the story is too long.

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  • Ceri
  • 31-05-2017

captivating

I loved it didn't want it to end. I know want rest of series on audio books to find out what happens to all the charcters. The narrator is just brilliant. Highly recomend !

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  • 26-07-2016

A Great 'Godly' Romance

This story is good but it should be posted as historical Christian romance for that is what it is. It's fairly well told and a tad Jane Austen-esk.

Lovers of historical romance should like it. It's by no means a bodacious ripper but rather a less subtly hidden Christian Romance. The Bible stuff is a tad over the top, but there you have it.

Unfortunately the audiobooks is ruined in some spots by hearing the typing of keys on a computer, other mild background noise, a few character voicing errors and the like.

A basic audiobook.
A reasonable romance.
Definitely to bible bashy for my likings.

The story itself has great potential with hidden rooms, mysterious strangers and a secret past. Everybody becomes a treasure hunter.

Happy reading

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