The Forgotten Garden

The Forgotten Garden

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Kate Morton

Category: Fiction Saga / Historical

Format: Paperback / softback

Publication date: 4/13/23

Publisher: Pan Books

ISBN 13: 9780198810506

Total Pages: 672 pages

Weight: 472

Dimensions: 131 x 198 x 47

A moving and powerful mystery, The Forgotten Garden is the bestselling second novel from Kate Morton. 1913. On the eve of the First World War, a little girl is found abandoned after a gruelling ocean voyage from England to Australia. All she can remember of the journey is that a mysterious woman she calls the Authoress had promised to look after her. But the Authoress has vanished without a trace. 1975. Now an old lady, Nell travels to England to discover the truth about her parentage. Her quest leads her to Cornwall, and to a beautiful estate called Blackhurst Manor, which had been owned by the Mountrachet family. What has prompted Nell's journey after all these years?2005. On Nell's death, her granddaughter, Cassandra, comes into a surprise inheritance. Cliff Cottage, in the grounds of Blackhurst Manor, is notorious amongst the locals for the secrets it holds - secrets about the doomed Mountrachet family. But it is at long-abandoned Cliff Cottage, and in its forgotten garden, that Cassandra will uncover the truth about the Mountrachets - and why the young Nell was abandoned all those decades before . . .