The Secret of the Chateau (Paperback)Kathleen McGurl (author)
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1789. Pierre and Catherine Aubert, the Comte and Comtesse de Verais, have fled the palace of Versailles for their chateau, deep in the French Alps. But as revolution spreads through the country, even hidden away the Auberts will not be safe forever. Soon they must make a terrible decision in order to protect themselves, and their children, from harm.
Present day. When Lu's mother dies leaving her heartbroken, the chance to move to a chateau in the south of France with her husband and best friends seems an opportunity for a new beginning. But Lu can't resist digging into their new home's history, and when she stumbles across the unexplained disappearance of Catherine Aubert, the chateau begins to reveal its secrets - and a mystery unsolved for centuries is uncovered...
Unlock the secret of the chateau today. Perfect for fans of Kate Morton, Fiona Valpy and The Forgotten Village!Readers love Kathleen McGurl!
'WOW! I can't begin to find the right words to describe just how much I adored this... Had me hooked from the first few pages... Unputdownable.' Goodreads reviewer
'A story you really live, wonderfully told... Absolutely compelling.' Goodreads reviewer
'A compelling and gripping story that will hook you from the very first page... I highly recommend it.' Goodreads reviewer
'I cannot say how much I loved this book! It was wonderful... I couldn't turn the pages fast enough.' Goodreads reviewer
'Just so delightful... Such a wonderful book and easily the best book I've read so far this year.' Goodreads reviewer
'I am totally lost for words... I can't praise this book enough and will be telling family and friends to read this ROLLER COASTER EXTRAVAGANZA OF A BOOK.' Goodreads reviewer
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Number of pages: 384
Weight: 270 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 mm
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