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For readers of Santa Montefiore and Victoria Hislop, a gripping story of ardour and household secrets and techniques set in a wonderful Tuscan villa
When Carrie Stowe unexpectedly inherits her eccentric grandmother’s Italian villa, she units her coronary heart on going to Tuscany. It might be her solely escape from the mundane and suffocating routine of life with Arthur, her repressive husband.
Arriving late at night time and within the midst of a violent storm, she discovers that she isn’t alone. A younger man is there earlier than her, an enigmatic determine from the previous: her cousin Leo, who had been lacking for years, believed lifeless.
As Carrie reads the secrets and techniques of her grandmother’s diaries and the enchantment of the home exerts itself, Carrie finds herself irresistibly drawn to him. But what of her husband? And is Leo actually who he seems to be?
Praise for The Italian House
‘A wonderfully rich web of intrigue and romance, love and betrayal … I couldn’t put the guide down’ Barbara Erskine
‘Beautifully written’ Woman and Home
‘A smashing storyteller’ Irish Times