The Lake House
The beguiling new novel from Kate Morton; the number one bestselling author of The House at Riverton and The Secret Keeper. An abandoned house... After a particularly troubling case, Sadie Sparrow is sent on an enforced break from her job with the Metropolitan Police and retreats to her beloved... show more
The beguiling new novel from Kate Morton; the number one bestselling author of The House at Riverton and The Secret Keeper. An abandoned house... After a particularly troubling case, Sadie Sparrow is sent on an enforced break from her job with the Metropolitan Police and retreats to her beloved grandfather's cottage in Cornwall. There she finds herself at a loose end, u
Format: Kindle Edition
Pages no: 400
Edition language: English
, British Literature
, Historical Fiction
, Mystery Thriller
I adore Kate Morton's writing despite her apparent love affair with semi-colons (I swear she buys them by the pallet at Costco). The stories themselves are hit and miss for me, even though they all follow the same basic pattern. There's a whole lot of shifting back and forth through time, a whole lo...
I am thinking that this is going to be my last Kate Morton read. I absolutely adored The Forgotten Garden. That entire book haunted me for days. It was so tragic and moving. The House at Riverton I was a little less enamored with, but still liked it overall. I honestly, don't remember The Distant Ho...
Kate Morton's The Lake House is an enchanting and well-written book. A real page-turner. I love these kinds of books with a secret in the past that will be revealed in the future.Alice Edevane little brother Theo disappeared at the family's idyllic lakeside estate in Cornwall, England when she was 1...
Kate Morton is known for weaving stories that span several generations so it wasn’t surprising that this was such a book also. However, there were parts that really dragged for me and I felt just weren’t necessary. But I was glad that I hung in there and stayed with the story as all those “unnecessa...
I loved this book to start with and I hated this book by the end and therefore I found this such a difficult Novel to rate and review. Firstly the setting for the Lake house is amazing and Kate Morton has a wonderful sense of time and place in her novels. Set in two time frames, 1930s Cornwall and 2...
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