The Distant Hours
It started with a letter. A letter that had been lost for a long time, waiting out half a century, stifling summer after cooling winter, in a forgotten postal bag in the dim attic of a nondescript house in Bermondsey. Edie Burchill and her mother have never been close, but when a long lost letter arrives one Sunday afternoon with the return address of Millderhurst Castle, Kent, printed on its envelope, Edie begins to suspect that her mother's emotional distance masks an old secret.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - catzkc - LibraryThing
I've loved Kate Morton's other three books, unfortunately this one didn't hold the same magic for me. Hard to say too much without revealing spoilers. It seemed like the author spent the first 500 ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - ahef1963 - LibraryThing
A mouldering castle in Kent, decades old secrets, mysterious disappearances, madness, and a long-ago romance: all these are elements of the tale that publisher's assistant Edie Burchill must unravel ... Read full review