Summary of The Bourbon Kings by J.R. Ward | Includes Analysis
The Bourbon Kings sets up a rip-roaring family saga that twists and turns through
money, murder, a myriad of affairs, and more. So much more, in fact, that two
sequels are planned to sort it out.
Lizzie King, chief horticulturalist, works at a frenzied pace to get Easterly, the
Bradford Family Estate, ready for the annual Derby Brunch before Saturday’s big
race at Steeplehill Downs in Charlemont, Kentucky. The Bradford family has been
making bourbon through the Bradford Bourbon Company since 1778. The business
is worth $1 billion annually. Though heiress, Virginia Elizabeth Bradford, married
William Baldwine, it is still known as the Bradford place.
Derby weekend makes Lizzie think of Lane Baldwine, the family’s second son,
who left abruptly exactly two years ago just as the two of them were falling in
love. She learned from newspapers that he married Chantal Stowe, a local socialite,
because she was pregnant…
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