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Descripción de editorial
A secret hidden in the past.
A family bound by a dark legacy…
Ever since her sister disappeared eleven years ago, Serena Warren has been running from a ghost, haunted by what she can’t remember about that night.
When Caitlin’s body is discovered, Serena returns to her grandfather’s house, nestled beside the ruins of Minster Lovell Hall in Oxfordshire, determined to uncover the truth. But in returning to the place of her childhood summers, Serena stands poised at the brink of a startling discovery – one that will tie her family to a centuries-old secret…
Taking readers from the present day to the Wars of the Roses in the 1400s, and with an enthralling mystery at its heart, The Last Daughter is a spellbinding novel about family secrets, perfect for fans of Lucinda Riley, Victoria Hislop and Kate Morton.
Praise for Nicola Cornick’s captivating historical mysteries:
‘A most engaging novel, full of intrigue and atmosphere’ Anne O’Brien
‘Weaves the past and present together skilfully’ Sarah Morgan
‘A real page-turner; I couldn’t put it down’ Tracy Rees
‘Transporting and imaginative’ Woman
‘A gorgeous novel, so fresh and original. And the tension! I was on the edge of my seat’ Jenny Ashcroft
‘Well researched and stylish, full of emotion from past and present, this is an engrossing mystery to keep the reader turning the pages.’ ANNE O’BRIEN, author of The Queen’s Rival
‘An engaging, beautifully crafted romance that weaves together several intriguing mysteries, both ancient and modern, and questions the very essence of time itself.’ ALISON WEIR, author of Six Tudor Queens
‘Well researched, with compelling characters and a brilliant storyline, I was hooked from the first word and couldn't put it down until I reached the satisfying conclusion.’ LINDA FINLAY, author of The Girl With the Silver Bangle
‘This is an absolutely wonderful story that had me enthralled from the first page to the last! Like many others, I have long been fascinated by the story of the Princes in the Tower, and I love this take on it. Nicola Cornick has an amazing gift for intertwining old legends, mystical artefacts and historical riddles, and turning them into the most incredible books.’ CHRISTINA COURTENAY, author of The Runes of Destiny
Praise for Nicola Cornick:
‘Her books are fabulous’ New York Times bestselling author JULIA QUINN, author of Bridgerton
‘A fascinating tale with intriguing twists’ BARBARA ERSKINE
‘Transporting and imaginative’ WOMAN
‘A gorgeous novel, so fresh and original. And the tension! I was on the edge of my seat’ JENNY ASHCROFT
‘Fans of Kate Morton will enjoy this gripping tale’ CANDIS
About the author
International bestselling author Nicola Cornick became fascinated with history when she was a child, and spent hours poring over historical novels and watching costume drama. She studied history at university and wrote her master’s thesis on heroes. Nicola also acts as a historical advisor for television and radio. In her spare time she works as a guide in a 17th century mansion.