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B>Following on from the bestselling The Seven Sisters and The Storm Sister, The Shadow Sister is the third book in Lucinda Riley's spellbinding series, loosely based on the mythology of the Seven Sisters star cluster./b>Star D'Apliese is at a crossroads in her life after the sudden death of her beloved father - the elusive billionaire, named Pa Salt by his six daughters, all adopted by him from the four corners of the world. He has left each of them a clue to their true heritage, but Star - the most enigmatic of the sisters - is hesitant to step out of the safety of the close relationship she shares with her sister CeCe. In desperation, she decides to follow the first clue she has been left, which leads her to an antiquarian bookshop in London, and the start of a whole new world . . .A hundred years earlier, headstrong and independent Flora MacNichol vows she will never marry. She is happy and secure in her home in the Lake District, living close to her idol, Beatrix Potter, when machinations outside of her control lead her to London, and the home of one of Edwardian society's most notorious players, Alice Keppel. Flora is pulled between passionate love and duty to her family, but finds herself a pawn in a game - the rules of which are only known to others, until a meeting with a mysterious gentleman unveils the answers that Flora has been searching for her whole life . . .As Star learns more of Flora's incredible journey, she too goes on a voyage of discovery, finally stepping out of the shadow of her sister and opening herself up to the possibility of love.

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Categories : Littérature générale > Littérature générale

  • EAN


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  • Nombre de pages

    720 Pages

  • Longueur

    20 cm

  • Largeur

    13 cm

  • Épaisseur

    5 cm

  • Poids

    500 g

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Lucinda Riley

  • Naissance : 14-2-1971
  • Age : 49 ans
  • Pays : Irlande
  • Langue : Anglais (irlande)

Née en Irlande, Lucinda Riley a écrit son premier livre à l'âge de 24 ans. Son roman La Maison de l'orchidée s'est vendu à deux millions d'exemplaires dans le monde entier. Salués à plusieurs reprises par le New York Times, ses ouvrages viennent en tête des best-sellers dans de nombreux pays européens. Ils sont traduits dans 28 langues et publiés dans 38 pays. Elle est également l'auteur des Sept Soeurs (Maia) aux éditions Charleston (parution chez Points Seuil en 2016), et de La jeune fille sur la falaise. Lucinda Riley vit une grande partie de l'année en France, à La Croix-Valmer.