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The Lavender Garden

A French heiress and her British lover find a hidden room-and reveal a wartime secret involving both their families.

Lucinda Riley's The Lavender Garden is a deeply moving story of family heroism and treachery spanning half a century.Deeply in debt, heiress Emilie de la Martinieres knows she should sell her late mother's chateau but she cannot part with the decaying housein the South of France. She moves in and is swept off her feet by Englishman Sebastian Carruthers, who claims to have known her father. Together, they discover a hidden room...and a long-hidden family secret.During World War II, Constance Carruthers was a Britishspy-and Edouard de la Martinieres, Emilie's father, was a Nazi collaborator. Or was he? As Emilie learns the truth from her neighbors, some with axes to grind, mysteries solved lead to still more profound puzzles.
  • SKU: 000000000001375698
  • Author: Lucinda Riley
  • Publisher: ATRIA BOOKS
  • Release date: Jun 11, 2013
  • ISBN: 9781624904875
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Commitment Credit: 1
  • Book Search Plus: No
  • Warnings: No warnings
  • Height: 1.040
  • Length: 8.250
  • Width: 5.500

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