- Location(s): Austria, Swiss Alps
- Genre(s): Fiction
- Era(s): 1926
The book is divided into two parts: It is 1926, and the main character, Christine Hoflehner, in her late 20s, works as a lowly postal clerk in a small Austrian village. She has lost her father and her brother...
- Location(s): France, Geneva, Vienna
- Genre(s): Fiction, Historical
- Era(s): 1910s
Vienna, 1913. It is a fine day in August when Lysander Rief, a young English actor, walks through the city to his first appointment with the eminent psychiatrist Dr Bensimon. Sitting in the waiting room he is anxiously pondering...
- Location(s): London, Swiss Alps, Wales
- Genre(s): Historical, Thriller
- Era(s): early 1900s onwards
The story of Grace Farringdon, who looks back on her life on the eve of the anniversary of the death of her friends. Growing up in early 1900’s Dulwich (South East London), Grace longs to escape her dreary life....