The Resource The Winter Sea

The Winter Sea

Label
The Winter Sea
Title
The Winter Sea
Statement of responsibility
Susanna Kearsley
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A New York Times and USA Today Bestseller!"I've loved every one of Susanna's books! She has bedrock research and a butterfly's delicate touch with characters—sure recipe for historical fiction that sucks you in and won't let go!"— DIANA GABALDON, #1 New York Times bestselling author of OutlanderA hauntingly beautiful tale of love that transcends time. A modern American woman travels to Scotland to write a novel about the Jacobite Rebellion— only to discover that the vivid scenes and the romantic hero she's imagining actually exist... In the spring of 1708, invading Jacobites plot to land the exiled James Stewart on the Scottish coast to reclaim his crown. When young Sophia Paterson travels to Slains Castle by the sea, she finds herself in the midst of the dangerous intrigue. Now, American writer Carrie McClelland hopes to base her next bestselling novel on that story of her ancestors in the dim, dark past . Settling herself in the shadow of Slains Castle, she starts to write. But as Carrie's mind slips back in time, she learns of the ultimate betrayal that happened all those years ago, making her the only living person who knows the truth—and that knowledge comes very close to destroying her.Don't miss the next enchanting novel from Susanna Kearsley, Bellewether, coming August 2018!Other bestselling books by Susanna Kearsley: The Rose GardenA Desperate FortuneThe Firebird Praise for RITA Nominee, The Winter Sea:"Lifts readers straight into another time and place to smell the sea, feel the castle walls, see history and sense every emotion. These are marks of a fantastic storyteller." —RT Book Reviews
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Summary
When novelist Carrie McClelland decides to set her new novel in Slains Castle in Scotland and uses her ancestor, Sophia Paterson, as one of the characters, the novel begins to take on a life of its own and Carrie soon realizes that an unusual bond with her ancestor may be providing her with an immediate window into the past.
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Award
Romantic Times Reviewers' Choice Award, 2010.
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257133
Cataloging source
NOV
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1966-
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Kearsley, Susanna
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Fantasy
  • Fiction
  • Historical Fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
The Winter Sea
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Publication
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781402261084
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Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
The Winter Sea
Publication
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781402261084
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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