By Murray Pura
For enthusiasts of the highly renowned Downton Abbey tv sequence and enthusiasts of British old sagas, award-winning writer Murray Pura keeps the enchanting tale of the Danforths of Lancashire.
The moment ebook within the sequence (following Ashton Park) transports the reader again in time to 1924 as Sir William—recently named Lord Preston—celebrates his 60th birthday on the Danforth summer time domestic in Dover.
Although the ravages of global struggle I are long ago, new threats loom as a guy named Adoph Hitler publishes a ebook known as Mein Kampf. Is he a risk to Europe? And what of Lord Preston's starting to be friendship with an up and coming political chief named Winston Churchill?
On the house entrance, one of many Danforth daughters, the lately widowed Catherine, sells her domestic in Belfast to spend extra time at Dover—where she unearths herself pissed off on the impertinent German theologian her father has befriended.
The complete Danforth kinfolk faces many...
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