By Susanna Kearsley
A brooding and atmospheric Scottish story from a RITA and RT Reviewers selection Award-winning and New York Times and USA Today bestselling author
The invincible 9th Roman Legion marches from York to struggle the Northern tribes, after which vanishes from the pages of background. while Verity gray is going searching for them, she may possibly locate greater than she bargained for.
Archaeologist Verity Grey has been interested in the darkish legends of the Scottish Borderlands looking for the reality buried in a rocky box by means of the sea.
Her eccentric boss has spent his entire lifestyles looking for the resting position of the misplaced 9th Roman Legion and is confident he is eventually stumbled on it-not as a result of any medical facts, yet simply because a neighborhood boy has "seen" a Roman soldier strolling within the fields, a ghostly sentinel who guards the our bodies of his long-dead comrades.
right here at the windswept shorelines, Verity might find the solution to 1 of the good unsolved mysteries of our time. Or she could discover secrets and techniques anyone buried for a reason.
A smooth gothic historic fiction with components of puzzle, ghosts, and romance from New York Times and USA Today bestselling writer Susanna Kearsley.
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Other nice books by means of Susanna Kearsley:
The iciness Sea – Winner of an RT Reviewers selection Award, RITA finalist, finalist for the UK's Romantic Novel of the yr Award
The Firebird – RITA Winner, Paranormal Romance
The Rose Garden – Winner of an RT Reviewers selection Award, RITA finalist
Mariana – Winner of the Catherine Cookson Fiction Prize
Suzanna has had books chosen for the Mystery Guild, used to be a finalist for the UK's Romantic Novel of the Year Award, and gained a National Readers' selection Award and a RITA.
What readers are announcing approximately The Shadowy Horses:
"A little bit ghost story and a bit of mystery with a cozy romantic element"
"This is a story of mysteries, of heritage and tradition and lovely, appealing words."
"Kearsley brings the easiest of authors like Phyllis Whitney and Victoria Holt with first-class personality improvement and setting."
"Utterly DELIGHTFUL, attractive AND WHIMSICAL, i could not placed it down."
"a captivating combination of GHOST tale, secret and ROMANCE."
What reviewers are announcing approximately The Shadowy Horses:
"Kearsley's story is lush with romantic and ghostly threads." - Kirkus
"Brooding and atmospheric... fans of all issues Scottish are going to adore this work. This poetic novel will seduce readers with its beautiful prose and plush, bright descriptions of the Scotland shore." - RT booklet Reviews
"intense, heartbreaking, and beautifully satisfying" - Luxury Reading
What everyone seems to be asserting approximately Susanna Kearsley:
"Kearsley blends history, romance and a bit the supernatural right into a glittering, BEWITCHING tale."-Kirkus
"A MAGICAL, to not be ignored read." -RT e-book Reviews best choose, four ½stars
"A inventive journey DE FORCE. occasionally an writer catches lightning in a bottle, and Susanna Kearsley has performed simply that." - New York magazine of Books