The Heiress

The Heiress

Crime & Thrillers
Paperback Published on: 04/01/2024
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Synopsis

THERE'S NOTHING AS GOOD AS THE RICH GONE BAD 'One of the most deliciously twisted families ever put to page' Riley SagerWhen Ruby McTavish Callahan Woodward Miller Kenmore dies, she's not only North Carolina's richest woman, she's also its most notorious. The victim of a famous kidnapping as a child and a widow four times over, Ruby ruled the tiny town of Tavistock from Ashby House, her family's estate high in the Blue Ridge Mountains.But in the aftermath of her death, her adopted son, Camden, wants little to do with the house or the money - and even less to do with the surviving McTavishes. Instead, he rejects his inheritance, settling into a normal life as an English teacher in Colorado and marrying Jules, a woman just as eager to escape her own messy past.Ten years later, his uncle's death pulls Cam and Jules back into the family fold at Ashby House. Its views are just as stunning as ever, its rooms just as elegant, but the legacy of Ruby is inescapable.And as Ashby House tightens its grip on Jules and Camden, questions about the infamous heiress come to light. Was there any truth to the persistent rumours following her disappearance as a girl? What really happened to those four husbands, who all died under mysterious circumstances? And why did she adopt Cam in the first place? Soon, Jules and Cam realise that an inheritance can entail far more than what's written in a will - and that the bonds of family stretch far beyond the grave.

  • Publisher: Headline Publishing Group
  • ISBN: 9781035409600
  • Number of pages: 304
  • Weight: 380g
  • Dimensions: 234 x 154 x 26 mm

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The Heiress
A Wild Ride, A Gothic Feel
4.25/5 stars This book was a wild ride. With gothic elements centered around an ancestral mansion (Ashby House) set deep in the North Carolina Blue Ridg... READ MORE
Robin
The Heiress
Pages fly by with twists and turns
The Heiress is full of twists and turns, red herrings , family secrets, murder, nasty people ( love that) and an ending you wont see coming. Rachel Hawk... READ MORE
Judy Odom
The Heiress
This thriller takes place in a gloriously rundown mansion
As with any of Rachel Hawkins’ books, you enter the story on the first page and you live through each event. Her staging, character creation, her quick wit... READ MORE
CAT Thomas
The Heiress
Loved this gothic mystery
My Five Word TL:DR Review : One inheritance, one dysfunctional family Before I start this review I would mention that I listened to the audio version of... READ MORE
Lynn Williams