The House at Riverton

The House at Riverton Cover

The House at Riverton

By Kate Morton; Caroline Lee (Read by)

Bolinda Publishing, MP3 CD, 9781469226446

Publication Date: December 1, 2012

Description

Summer 1924: On the eve of a glittering Society party, by the lake of a grand English country house, a young poet takes his life. The only witnesses, sisters Hannah and Emmeline Hartford, will never speak to each other again.

Winter 1999: Grace Bradley, 98, one-time housemaid of Riverton Manor, is visited by a young director making a film about the poet's suicide. Ghosts awaken and memories, long consigned to the dark reaches of Grace's mind, begin to sneak back through the cracks. A shocking secret threatens to emerge; something history has forgotten but Grace never could.

Set as the war-shattered Edwardian summer surrenders to the decadent twenties, The House at Riverton is a thrilling mystery and a compelling love story.

"In honeyed tones Caroline Lee offers up the memories of Grace Bradley Lee's reading is intelligent and sympathetic." AudioFile Magazine

Join the Conversation

Join the Conversation

Sign up today to hear about books and authors from an independent bookstore near you.