Vivian has more in common with her nemesis than she wants to believe…
For Vivian Alderdice, the twentieth century opens with a new start. Now a working woman and progressive reformer, she’s forsaken Nob Hill for Waxwood’s commercial district. Her discoveries of Adlerdice family mysteries over, she sells strawberry sodas to customers at her friend’s drugstore and helps working-class women improve their education.
Then the man who ruined her brother’s life appears in Waxwood like another specter. Vivian hates him with a passion. But when he asks for her guidance, Vivian finds herself pulled into helping him unearth family secrets and lies of his own.
But will Vivian end up following his journey through the dark forest of guilt and betrayal or her own?
Read the powerful conclusion of the Alderdice family saga set among the wealth and excess of America’s Gilded Age.
Discover for yourself whether Vivian will at last lay all her specters to rest and find peace and forgiveness in the future.
What reviewers are saying:
Author Tam May has done an artful job staying in character and context, scene and setting of this often overlooked and elusive era of modern history. – Lisa Lickel, author and blogger, Living our Faith Out Loud
With a very interesting and complex main character, an enticing storyline and wonderful writing this is the kind of story that stays with you after the end of the book. – Amazon Vine Voice reviewer
This one was a page turner and I felt caught by the intensity of the story, wanting to turn the page and wondering what might be around the corner. – Amazon reviewer
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