( [KINDLE] A Splendid Ruin ) author Megan Chance – norfolkfmradio.co.uk
Manity and truth created for Chinese "People Of Time Period "of this time period you A reat read from a very talented authorVery moving captivating tale by a new to me author who can really flesh out and describe a truly harrowing tale about money social status barriers and the lengths that people will o to to climb them If you re looking for a book that satisfies on many levels you ll love this book It has plot character descriptions of wealth poverty natural disasters and the lengths that people will o to in these situations The descriptions about the inner workings of a tur. N family and their social circleInitially Overwhelmed By The Opulence Of by the opulence of new life May soon senses that dark mysteries lurk in the shadows of the Sullivan mansion Her lamorous cousin often disappears in the night Her aunt wanders about in a laudanum fog And a maid keeps hinting that May is in danger Trapped by betrayal madness and murder May stands to lose. .
Very well writtenI was thoroughly engrossed in this richly detailed clever novel May "the book s heroine is a strong brave multifaceted woman facing terrible twists "book s heroine is a strong brave multifaceted woman facing terrible twists the turn of the century San Francisco The strong brave multifaceted woman facing terrible twists the turn of the century San Francisco The writing had me enthralled cheering her on The characters will stay with me for a long time Not what I expectedI m a sucker for novels about the 1906 San Andreas earthuake and rags to riches stories This book than fulfilled those expectations May Kimble is thrown from one situation to another plot twists some expected and others not I really enjoyed the hu. A spellbinding novel of dark family secrets and a young woman’s rise and revenge set against the backdrop of the devastating 1906 San Francisco earthuakeThe eve of destruction After her mother’s death penniless May Kimble lives a lonely life until an aunt she didn’t know existed summons her to San Francisco There she’s welcomed into the wealthy Sulliva.