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Review of Mary Anne by Daphne du Maurier Daphne du Maurier is probably more known for her romance/mystery novels, but has packed a powerful novel in this historical fiction based upon the true life of her great-great-grandmother, Mary Anne Clarke.
Review of The Law and the Lady by Wilkie Collins Could this be a case for listening to your parents? Valeria Brinton is warned against marrying Eustace Woodville as he is also warned against marrying her. As a new bride
Review of Moonfleet by John Meade Falkner Falkner presents us with a high adventure of swashbuckling fun with mystery thrown in. John Trenchard, a young orphan, has spent his life growing up under the watchful eye of his Aunt Jane
Review of Angle of Repose by Wallace Stegner Winner of the Pulitzer Prize in 1972 this historical fiction weaves a tale of the narrators grandparents lives using the true life of Mary Hallock Foote as a model for his grandmother.