At the Water's Edge

by Sara Gruen

eBooks of the Month Historical Fiction Sagas and Romance

At the Water's Edge Synopsis

1945. After disgracing themselves at a high society party, spoilt young Philadelphia socialites Maddie and Ellis Hyde are cut off from the family without a penny. Ellis decides their salvation will be to hunt down the Loch Ness Monster, a venture his father very publicly failed at. So, oblivious to WW2 raging around them, they make their way to the Scottish Highlands, where Maddie has to face reality and decide just who the real monsters are.

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At the Water's Edge Press Reviews

'the only fault I can find with this book is that I've already finished it' Jodi Picoult

'truly enthralling' Scotsman

'breathtaking' Harper's Bazaar

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ISBN: 9781473604735
Publication date: 11/02/2016
Publisher: Two Roads an imprint of Hodder & Stoughton General Division
Format: Paperback

Book Information

ISBN: 9781473604735
Publication date: 11th February 2016
Author: Sara Gruen
Publisher: Two Roads an imprint of Hodder & Stoughton General Division
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 416 pages
Genres: eBook Favourites, Historical Fiction, Sagas and Romance,
Categories: Second World War fiction, Historical fiction,

About Sara Gruen

Sara Gruen's first bestselling novel Riding Lessons was published in 2004. She lives with her husband, three children, five cats, two goats, a dog, and a horse. Many of the characters and incidents in the novel are based on real people and true stories gleaned from her extensive research into the world of travelling circuses during the 1930s.

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