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The Summer Country by Lauren Willig

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Also by Lauren Willig:

The Summer Country, June 2020
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All the Ways We Said Goodbye, January 2020
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The Summer Country, June 2019
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The English Wife, March 2019
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The Glass Ocean, September 2018
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The English Wife, January 2018
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The Other Daughter, July 2016
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The Forgotten Room, January 2016
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The Lure of the Moonflower, August 2015
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The Other Daughter, August 2015
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That Summer, May 2015
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That Summer, June 2014
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The Ashford Affair, April 2014
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The Passion Of The Purple Plumeria, August 2013
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The Ashford Affair, April 2013
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The Garden Intrigue, January 2013
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The Garden Intrigue, February 2012
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The Orchid Affair, January 2012
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The Mischief Of The Mistletoe, November 2011
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Jane Austen Made Me Do It, October 2011
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The Betrayal Of The Blood Lily, January 2011
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The Orchid Affair, January 2011
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The Mischief of Mistletoe, November 2010
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The Secret History Of The Pink Carnation, October 2010
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The Temptation Of The Night Jasmine, January 2010
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The Betrayal Of The Blood Lily, January 2010
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The Temptation Of The Night Jasmine, February 2009
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The Seduction Of The Crimson Rose, January 2009
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The Seduction of the Crimson Rose, February 2008
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The Deception of the Emerald Ring, November 2006
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The Masque of the Black Tulip, November 2006
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The Secret History of the Pink Carnation, February 2005
Hardcover

The Summer Country
Lauren Willig

William Morrow Paperbacks
June 2020
On Sale: June 9, 2020
496 pages
ISBN: 0062839039
EAN: 9780062839039
Kindle: B07CRJLKPT
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Hardcover (June 2019)

Women's Fiction Historical

A brilliant, multigenerational saga in the tradition of The Thorn Birds and North and SouthNew York Times bestselling historical novelist Lauren Willig delivers her biggest, boldest, and most ambitious novel yet—a sweeping Victorian epic of lost love, lies, jealousy, and rebellion set in colonial Barbados.

Barbados, 1854: Emily Dawson has always been the poor cousin in a prosperous English merchant clan-- merely a vicar’s daughter, and a reform-minded vicar’s daughter, at that. Everyone knows that the family’s lucrative shipping business will go to her cousin, Adam, one day.  But when her grandfather dies, Emily receives an unexpected inheritance: Peverills, a sugar plantation in Barbados—a plantation her grandfather never told anyone he owned. 

When Emily accompanies her cousin and his new wife to Barbados, she finds Peverills a burnt-out shell, reduced to ruins in 1816, when a rising of enslaved people sent the island up in flames. Rumors swirl around the derelict plantation; people whisper of ghosts.

Why would her practical-minded grandfather leave her a property in ruins?  Why are the neighboring plantation owners, the Davenants, so eager to acquire Peverills? The answer lies in the past— a tangled history of lies, greed, clandestine love, heartbreaking betrayal, and a bold bid for freedom.

THE SUMMER COUNTRY will beguile readers with its rendering of families, heartbreak, and the endurance of hope against all odds. 

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