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The Secret of the Chateau

Kathleen McGurl

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Everything is about to change...

Everything is about to change...

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 The Secret of the Chateau!

'I absolutely loved this book... Enthralling... I really struggled to put this book down.' NetGalley reviewer, 5 stars

'Brilliant... I was gripped right until the end. Great characters, a riveting plot and the fantastic writing style I've come to expect.' NetGalley reviewer, 5 stars

'Had me gripped... Fast enough to keep you intrigued and turning the pages... Would highly recommend.' NetGalley reviewer, 5 stars

'I was drawn in from the first chapter... It is rare that a book brings tears to my eyes but this one succeeded!... Held me captivated right to the last words. A must read for everyone.' NetGalley reviewer, 5 stars

'Kathleen McGurl's books knock it out of the park every single time!!!!!!!... Wonderful... You should read it. Right now.' NetGalley reviewer, 5 stars

'Both storylines were equally as gripping... A very enjoyable read!... One I shall remember! Would definitely recommend!' NetGalley reviewer, 5 stars

Paperback / softback
HarperCollins Publishers
Published Date:
198mm x 129mm x 20mm
Historical mysteries

RRP: £8.99

Format: Paperback / softback

ISBN: 9780008380489

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