While looking for new stock for the shop, Xanthe hears the song of a copper chocolate pot. Soon after, she has an upsetting vision of Samuel in great danger, compelling her to make another journey to the past. This time she'll meet her most dangerous adversary. The second novel in a bewitching series "brimming with charm and charisma" that will make "fans of Outlander rejoice!" Woman's World MagazineNew York Times bestselling author Paula Brackston’s The Little Shop of Found Things was called “a page-turner that will no doubt leave readers eager for future series installments” Publishers Weekly.
Secrets of the Chocolate House Found Things Book 2 #ad - This time she will discover her true destiny. Will that destiny allow her to return home? And will she be able to save Samuel when his own fate seems to be sealed? Now, brackston returns to the Found Things series with its sequel, Secrets of the Chocolate House. After her adventures in the seventeenth century, Xanthe does her best to settle back into the rhythm of life in Marlborough.
The Little Shop of Found Things: A NovelSt. Martin's Press #ad - She discovers there is an injustice in its history. When she touches them, she can sense something of the past they come from and the stories they hold. When she has an intense connection to a beautiful silver chatelaine she has to know more. It is while she’s examining the chatelaine that she’s transported back to the seventeenth century where it has its origins.
While xanthe fights to save the girl amid the turbulent days of 1605, she meets architect Samuel Appleby. Xanthe has always had an affinity with some of the antiques she finds. An antique shop haunted by a ghost. A silver treasure with an injustice in its story. An adventure to the past she’ll never forget.
The Little Shop of Found Things: A Novel #ad - New york times bestselling author of the witch's daughter Paula Brackston returns to her trademark blend of magic and romance guaranteed to enchant in The Little Shop of Found Things, the first book in a new continuing series. The spirit that inhabits her new home confronts her and charges her with saving her daughter’s life, threatening to take Flora’s if she fails.
Xanthe and her mother flora leave London behind for a fresh start, taking over an antique shop in the historic town of Marlborough. He may be the person who can help her succeed. He may also be the reason she can’t bring herself to leave. The story continues in october 2019 with book two in the Found Things series, Secrets of the Chocolate House.
Lamp Black, Wolf Grey: A NovelSt. Martin's Griffin #ad - Here she hopes that the wild beauty will inspire her to produce her best art and will give her the baby they have longed for. Lamp black, wolf grey tells both Laura's story and Merlin's. Merlin was young, at the start of his renowned career as a magician, but when he refuses to help Lord Geraint it is Megan who may pay the price.
From new york times bestselling author paula brackston, an intriguing historical backdrop, Lamp Black, Wolf Grey is an enchanting tale of love and magic featuring her signature blend of gorgeous writing, and a relatable heroine that readers are sure to fall in love with. And anwen, the wise old woman from the neighboring farm who seems to know so much but talks in riddles.
Lamp Black, Wolf Grey: A Novel #ad - For once he too walked these hills, with his faithful grey wolf at his heel. It was here he fell in love with Megan, nurse-maid to the children of the hated local noble, Lord Geraint. Artist laura matthews finds her new home in the Welsh mountains to be a place so charged with tales and legends that she is able to reach through the gossamer-fine veil that separates her own world from that of myth and fable.
. And then there is Merlin. She and her husband dan have given up their city life and moved to Blaencwm, an ancient longhouse high in the hills. But this high valley is also home to others, such as Rhys the charismatic loner who pursues Laura with fervor.
The Silver Witch: A NovelThomas Dunne Books #ad - She was respected but feared, kept separate from the community for her strange looks. As tilda comes under threat from a dark power, one reminiscent of Seren's prophecy, she must rely on Seren and ancient magic if death and disaster are not to shatter her life once more. In her own time, tilda's grief begins to fade beside her newfound powers and a fresh love.
Instead, the lake in the valley below her cottage seems to spark something dormant in her – a sensitivity, and a power of some sort. Their two lives strangely mirror each other's, suggesting a strong connection between the women. A year after her husband's sudden death, ceramic artist Tilda Fordwells finally moves into the secluded Welsh cottage that was to be their new home.
When she explores the lake's ancient magic and her own she discovers Seren, the woman in her vision of the boat. On this same lake in Celtic times lived Seren, a witch and shaman. Animals are drawn to her, electricity shorts out when she's near, and strangest of all, she sees a new vision; a boatful of ancient people approaching her across the water.
The Silver Witch: A Novel #ad - When a vision came to her of the Prince amid a nest of vipers she warned of betrayal from one of his own. She hopes that the tranquil surroundings will help ease her grief, and lessen her disturbing visions of Mat's death. Prince brynach both loved and revered her, but could not believe someone close to him wished him harm, even as the danger grew.
The Return of the Witch: A Novel The Witch's Daughter Book 2Thomas Dunne Books #ad - In the time since she the dramatic night in Batchcombe woods, Tegan has traveled the world learning from all manner of witches, and she is no longer the awkward teenager and novice spellcaster she once was. Elizabeth knows he will go straight for Tegan, and that she must protect the girl she had come to regard as her own daughter.
Now paula returns with its sequel the return of the Witch, featuring her signature blend of gorgeous writing, a fabulous and intriguing historical backdrop, another bewitching tale of love and magic, and a headstrong and relatable heroine readers will cheer for. After five years in the Summerlands, Gideon has gained his freedom.
The Return of the Witch: A Novel The Witch's Daughter Book 2 #ad - Three people steeped in magic weave a new story, but not all will survive until the end. Paula brackston's debut novel, it has now netted over 200, The Witch's Daughter, remarkable heroine, and eye-catching package, was the little book that could--with a captivating story, 000 copies in all formats. However, vengeful power, her skills are no match for Gideon's dark, and he succeeds in capturing her.
Will elizabeth be able to find her? will they be able to defeat their nemesis once and for all?In a breathless journey that takes them through history to the 17th and 19th centuries, witch pursues warlock.
The Winter Witch: A NovelThomas Dunne Books #ad - She is small and quick and pretty enough to attract a suitor, but there are things that set her apart from other girls. Though her mind is sharp she has not spoken since she was a young girl. Here, where frail humans are at the mercy of the elements, she thrives, her wild nature and her magic blossoming.
A dark force is at work there—a person who will stop at nothing to turn the townspeople against Morgana, even at the expense of those closest to her. It's not long, however, before her strangeness begins to be remarked upon in her new village. But she soon falls in love with Cai's farm and the wild mountains that surround it.
The Winter Witch: A Novel #ad - Concerned for her safety, the widowed drover from the far hills who knows nothing of the rumors that swirl around her, and Cai Jenkins, her mother is anxious to see Morgana married, seems the best choice. Forced to defend her home, or she will lose everything in this beautifully written, her man, and herself from all comers, Morgana must learn to harness her power, enchanting novel.
An enthralling tale of love and magic. Usa today. After her wedding, whom she does not know, and wary of this man, Morgana is heartbroken at leaving her mother, and who will take her away to begin a new life. Cai works to understand the beautiful, half-tamed creature he has chosen for a bride, and slowly, he begins to win Morgana's affections.
New york times bestselling author paula Brackston transports readers to the windswept mountains of Wales in The Winter Witch, an enthralling tale of love and magic.
The Midnight Witch: A NovelThomas Dunne Books #ad - Lilith knows the Lazarus creed: secrecy and silence. She is one of the most beautiful young women in London and engaged to the city's most eligible bachelor. Midnight is the most bewitching hour of them all…from Paula Brackston, the New York Times bestselling author of The Witch's Daughter and The Winter Witch, comes a magical tale that is as dark as it is enchanting.
She is also a witch. When her father dies, her hapless brother Freddie takes on his title. She has spent her life honoring it, right down to her engagement to her childhood friend and fellow witch, Viscount Louis Harcourt. To abandon either would put both the coven and all she holds dear in grave danger. With him, she must not be secret and silent.
The Midnight Witch: A Novel #ad - Until the day she meets Bram, a talented artist who is neither a witch nor a member of her class. I have been listening to the dead all my life. Lady lilith montgomery is the daughter of the sixth Duke of Radnor. Despite her loyalty to the coven and duty to her family, Lilith cannot keep her life as a witch hidden from the man she loves.
. Set in high society edwardian england, the Midnight Witch is the story of a young witch who faces the choice between love and loyalty to her coven…"The dead are seldom silent. To tell him will risk everything.
The Witch's Daughter: A NovelThomas Dunne Books #ad - But her solitude abruptly ends when a teenage girl called Tegan starts hanging around. Against her better judgment, elizabeth begins teaching Tegan the ways of the Hedge Witch, in the process awakening memories--and demons--long thought forgotten. Part historical romance, is a fresh, compelling take on the magical, Paula Brackston's New York Times bestseller, part modern fantasy, The Witch's Daughter, yet dangerous world of Witches.
My name is elizabeth Anne Hawksmith, and my age is three hundred and eighty-four years. Readers will long remember the fiercely independent heroine who survives plagues, wars, and the heartbreak that comes with immortality to remain true to herself, and protect the protégé she comes to love. As bess hawksmith watches her mother swing from the Hanging Tree she knows that only one man can save her from the same fate at the hands of the panicked mob: the Warlock Gideon Masters, and his Book of Shadows.
The Witch's Daughter: A Novel #ad - Secluded at his cottage in the woods, Gideon instructs Bess in the Craft, awakening formidable powers she didn't know she had and making her immortal. Each new settlement asks for a new journal, and so this Book of Shadows begins… In the spring of 1628, the Witchfinder of Wessex finds himself a true Witch.
She couldn't have foreseen that even now, he would be hunting her across time, centuries later, determined to claim payment for saving her life. In present-day england, elizabeth has built a quiet life for herself, tending her garden and selling herbs and oils at the local farmers' market.
The Fortune Teller: A NovelPicador #ad - But what happened to the tarot deck? As the mystery of her connection to its story deepens, Semele can’t shake the feeling that she’s being followed. Now a usa today and los angeles times bestsellerfrom the award-winning author of The Memory Painter comes a sweeping and suspenseful tale of romance, fate, and fortune.
Its author tells the story of a priceless tarot deck, now lost to history, but as Semele delves further, she realizes the manuscript is more than it seems. Both a memoir and a prophecy, it appears to be the work of a powerful seer, describing devastating wars and natural disasters in detail thousands of years before they occurred.
The more she reads, the more the manuscript begins to affect Semele’s life. Semele cavnow appraises antiquities for an exclusive Manhattan auction house, deciphering ancient texts—and when she discovers a manuscript written in the time of Cleopatra, she knows it will be the find of her career. Only one person can help her make sense of it all: her client, Theo Bossard.
The Fortune Teller: A Novel #ad - Yet theo is arrogant and elusive, concealing secrets of his own, and there’s more to Semele’s desire to speak with him than she would like to admit. Semele realizes it’s up to her to stop them: the manuscript holds the key to a two-thousand-year-old secret, a secret someone will do anything to possess.
Can semele even trust him?the auction date is swiftly approaching, and someone wants to interfere—someone who knows the cards exist, and that the Bossard manuscript is tied to her.
The Witches of the Blue Well: Thoughts on Writing The Winter WitchSt. Martin's Press #ad - Martin's Press in February. But when famine and hardship come to their village, will ceri be able to harness her magic to save herself and her sister, or will her power bring about the destruction of all that she loves? With her signature enchanting style, Paula Brackston has penned an enthralling story set in the world of her newest novel The Winter Witch.
In addition to the short story, an excerpt from "welsh folk lore: a collection of the folk-tales and legends of north wales, from 1886, " an authentic publication by the Reverend Elias Owen, on witchcraft in Wales, this also contains a letter from the author, THE WITCHES OF THE BLUE WELL, on writing THE WINTER WITCH, Paula Brackston, and an excerpt from THE WINTER WITCH, a beautiful and moving novel coming from St.
The Witches of the Blue Well: Thoughts on Writing The Winter Witch #ad - . A captivating new original 20-page short story by paula brackston, "the witches of the Blue Well" is the story of Ceri, author of The Witch's Daughter, a young woman in early eighteenth-century Wales whose grandmother always told her the magic blood of the women in their family flows through her veins.
The Memory Painter: A Novel of Love and ReincarnationPicador #ad - Winner of the rwa prism award for best time travel/steampunk and a finalist for best first book a thriller, a 10, a romance, 000-year adventure…The Memory Painter is “the guy-meets-girl story as you've never heard it before" Refinery29. Bryan pierce is an internationally famous artist, whose paintings have dazzled the world.
As his visions intensify, Bryan and Linz start to discern a pattern. Bryan believes these dreams are really recollections—possibly even flashback from another life—and he has always hoped that his art will lead him to an answer. But there's a secret to Bryan's success: Every canvas is inspired by an unusually vivid dream.
The Memory Painter: A Novel of Love and Reincarnation #ad - But a deadly enemy watches their every move, and he will stop at nothing to ensure that the past stays buried. And when he meets linz jacobs, a neurogenticist who recognizes a recurring childhood nightmare in one Bryan's paintings, he is convinced she holds the key. Their meeting triggers bryan's most powerful dream yet—visions of a team of scientists who, on the verge of discovering a cure for Alzheimer's, died in a lab explosion decades ago.