The Beekeeper's Daughter

The story of a mother and daughter searching for happiness, unaware of the secrets that bind them.

By Santa Montefiore Read by Lucinda Clare Fiction / Literary / Women's Fiction English, Unabridged 11h 20m Sell Sheet Also available on
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10 Audio CDs April 28, 2015 $29.99 $19.99 9781633798632 Add to Cart
2 MP3 CDs April 28, 2015 $19.99 $14.99 9781633798670 Add to Cart
Description
							England, 1932: Grace Hamblin is growing up on the beautiful estate of the Marquess and Marchioness of Penselwood. The beekeeper's daughter, she knows her place and what the future holds - that is, until her father dies. Her childhood friend Freddie has recently become her lover, and she is thankful when they are able to marry and take over her father's duties. But there is another man who she just can't shake from her thoughts. Massachusetts, 1973: Grace's daughter Trixie Valentine is in love with an unsuitable young man. Jasper Duncliffe is wild and romantic, and in a band that might hit it big. But when his brother dies and he is called home to England, Jasper promises to come back for Trixie one day, if only she will wait for him.
Reviews

"Escapism of the highest order." - Booklist

200+ of the Sexiest, Sweetest Books of 2015 - Pop Sugar

"A multigenerational banquet of love: falling in, falling out, rediscovering, rekindling. The Beekeeper’s Daughter features sophisticated, irresistible backdrops and brilliantly drawn characters that made it one of the most engrossing reads of my year." - Elin Hilderbrand, author of The Matchmaker

"Nobody does epic romance like Santa Montefiore. Everything she writes, she writes from the heart." - Jojo Moyes, author of The One Plus One

"Santa Montefiore is a superb storyteller... Her plots are sensual, sensitive and complex: her characters are unforgettable life forces: her love stories are desperate yet uplifting. One laughs as much as one cries." - Plum Sykes, author of The Debutante Divorcee

"Santa Montefiore is a wonder." - Adriana Trigiani

[Clare's] "pacing moves the story briskly and creates another memorable story from a popular author." - Booklist (audio review)

"Montefiore's story is delightful, and Lucinda Clare's English-accented voice is lovely..." - AudioFile