That Autumn in Edinburgh

That Autumn in Edinburgh

by Ciji Ware
That Autumn in Edinburgh

That Autumn in Edinburgh

by Ciji Ware

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A compelling, almost mystical attraction draws American designer Fiona Fraser into the force field of visiting Scotsman, Alexander Maxwell, through an eerie happenstance one steamy summer's day in New York City.

Soon after, Fiona's mercurial boss dispatches her to Edinburgh to create a Scottish Home Furnishings Collection, the chemistry deepens as she and Alex discover their ancestral bonds to the star-crossed lovers Thomas Fraser—the "Lost Lieutenant"—and Jane Maxwell, the flamboyant 4th Duchess of Gordon who died in 1812.

What if, these modern lovers wonder, their memories of a tragic, eighteenth century love triangle have been passed down 250 years, through their ancestors' DNA?

From the cobbled streets of Edinburgh's Royal Mile to the tartan and cashmere mills of the Scottish border country, Fiona and Alex grapple with the imminent threat of financial ruin to their respective firms, along with ancient wounds echoing down through time—and a heartbreaking mystery, hidden for more than two centuries, that will dictate their own destinies...

THAT AUTUMN IN EDINBURGH is a contemporary, stand-alone sequel to Ware's award-winning historical novel ISLAND OF THE SWANS.
Don't miss any novel in Ciji Ware's Four Seasons Quartet:
1. THAT SUMMER IN CORNWALL
2. THAT AUTUMN IN EDINBURGH
3. THAT WINTER IN VENICE
4. THAT SPRING


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Product Details

BN ID: 2940149059621
Publisher: Life Events Media LLC
Publication date: 11/25/2013
Series: Four Seasons Quartet , #2
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: eBook
Sales rank: 500,740
File size: 2 MB

About the Author

CIJI WARE is a New York Times & USA Today bestselling historical novelist, an Emmy-award winning television producer, reporter, writer, lecturer, and host. She has won numerous awards for her 8 works of fiction, including the Dorothy Parker Award of Excellence; the 'Golden Quill' award for Historical Fiction;'Best Fictionalized Biography' for ISLAND OF THE SWANS and 'Best Historical Novel nomination for WICKED COMPANY from Romantic Times magazine. Her novel, A RACE TO SPLENDOR debuted in April, 2011 on the 105th anniversary of the devastating 1905 San Francisco Earthquake and Firestorm and was short-listed for the WILLA (Cather) Literary Award in 2012. Her first all-contemporary work of fiction, THAT SUMMER IN CORNWALL, was published in January, 2013, and is a stand-alone sequel to her bestselling "time-slip" novel, A COTTAGE BY THE SEA. THAT AUTUMN IN EDINBURGH, published in November, 2013, is the second in her projected Four Seasons Quartet series and is a contemporary, stand-alone sequel to ISLAND OF THE SWANS. 2013. Ware is a graduate of Harvard University in history and lives in the San Francisco Bay Area.

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