The House of Vandekar

Open Road Media
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Three generations of women grapple with a legacy of secrets, lies, love, and loss
 
Ashton. The place dreams are made of?
 
For most of her life, Nancy Vandekar has been haunted by the same disturbing nightmare in which a menacing figure in the shadows calls out her mother’s name: Diana. When Nancy found love, she thought she’d left her past far behind. But now a capricious twist of fate brings her back to Ashton. The magnificent family home masks a legacy of damning secrets, illicit love, suicide, and violence that casts its long shadow over three generations of women.
 
First, there’s Nancy’s grandmother Alice, the spirited American beauty whose passionate wartime romance has far-reaching consequences for those who come after her. Then Diana, the vivacious debutante whose sexual obsession nearly destroys them all. And finally Nancy, the last remaining heir. She alone can restore the Vandekar name. But is she ready to face the truth about her family?
 
Spanning decades of extraordinary change, The House of Vandekar paints an indelible portrait of three unforgettable women.
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About the author

Evelyn Anthony is the pen name of Evelyn Ward-Thomas (1926–2018), a female British author who began writing in 1949. She gained considerable success with her historical novels—two of which were selected for the American Literary Guild—before winning huge acclaim for her espionage thrillers. Her book, The Occupying Power, won the Yorkshire Post Fiction Prize, and her 1971 novel, The Tamarind Seed, was made into a film starring Julie Andrews and Omar Sharif. Anthony’s books have been translated into nineteen languages.
 
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Publisher
Open Road Media
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Published on
Dec 15, 2015
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Pages
348
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ISBN
9781504024273
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Language
English
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Genres
Fiction / Family Life / General
Fiction / Historical / General
Fiction / Romance / Suspense
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