Book List in Order: 8 titles




  • In 1900 Lady Charlotte French-McGrath is mistress of Garonlea, a huge gothic house in Ireland. She rules her household and her family -- husband Ambrose and children Muriel, Enid, Violet, Diana and Desmond -- with a rod of iron. Desmond's marriage to...



  • The precariousness of one family's security is uncovered through the revelation of certain secrets when Eliza arrives at Silverue, the home of a selfish matriarch Lady Olivia Bird, on the eve of the return of John, the eldest son...


  • Grania and Sylvia live in the Georgian house of Aragon, with their mother, Aunt Pidgie and Nan, the family nurse. Grania is conducting an affair with Nan's son, Foley, whilst Sylvia falls for Captain Purvis. But the days of dignified calm are numbere...