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by Hore, Rachel.

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TitleA place of secrets
Author / Responsible partyHore, Rachel.
GenreHistorical fiction, Detective and mystery fiction, Romance.
TopicsHistorical fiction, Detective and mystery fiction, Romance. Follies (Architecture) -- Fiction. Family secrets -- Fiction. Widows -- Fiction. Antiques -- Evaluation -- Fiction. Auctioneers -- Fiction. Norfolk (England) -- Fiction.
Intended AudienceAdult
PublisherVisAbility Ltd.


A runaway bestseller in Britain with more than 100,000 copies sold, a riveting historical mystery in the tradition of Kate Morton. The night before it all begins, Jude has the same nightmare that haunted her as a child: running through a dark forest, crying for her mother. Now her six-year-old niece, Summer, is having the same dream, and Jude is frightened for her. A successful auctioneer, Jude is struggling to come to terms with the death of her husband. When she's asked to value a collection of scientific instruments and manuscripts belonging to Anthony Wickham, a lonely eighteenth-century astronomer, she leaps at the chance to escape London for the untamed beauty of Norfolk, where she grew up. As Jude untangles Wickham's tragic story, she discovers threatening links to the present.

Additional Information

System control numberS15153
Original Print PublisherNew York : Henry Holt and Co., 2012.
NarratorJilly Bond.
Narrator NameJilly Bond.
Participant or performer noteJilly Bond.
Narrators GenderFemale narrator