Sepulchre (Paperback)Kate Mosse (author)
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A gripping tale of mystery and adventure from the bestselling author of THE CITY OF LIES and LABYRINTH.
1891. Seventeen-year-old Leonie Vernier and her brother abandon Paris for the sanctuary of their aunt's isolated country house near Carcassonne, the Domaine de la Cade. But Leonie stumbles across a ruined sepulchre - and a timeless mystery whose traces are written in blood.
2007. Meredith Martin arrives at the Domaine de la Cade to research a biography. But Meredith is also seeking the key to her own complex legacy and becomes immersed in the story of a tragic love, a missing girl, a unique deck of tarot cards and the strange events of one cataclysmic night a century ago...
Publisher: Orion Publishing Co
Number of pages: 784
Weight: 568 g
Dimensions: 134 x 200 x 49 mm
Ghosts, duels, murders, ill-fated love and conspiracy ... addictively readable * DAILY MAIL *
[Mosse is] a powerful storyteller with an abundant imagination * DAILY TELEGRAPH *
Brilliantly absorbing ... Richly evocative and full of compelling twists and turns * RED *
Mosse's gifts for historical fiction are considerable ... Mosse does what good popular historical novelists do best - make the past enticingly otherworldly, while also claiming it as our own * INDEPENDENT *
The best of the Brits ... Where Mosse really wins is in the writing department. She's the real role model there * DAILY MIRROR *
Her narrative lyricism, beautifully drawn female characters and deft journey from the past to the present day, are also a cut above * SCOTLAND ON SUNDAY *
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Labrynth had me gripped and I couldn't wait to start Sepulchre. I loved it and couldn't put it down.
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