We are all in search of a story.
If none presents itself, we invent our own.
James Powell is battling with his reconstruction of a medieval poet’s life and with his long-distance relationship with Sonia.
Cat Simner is struggling to come to terms with a failed relationship and an uncertain future.
Livvy Farrell is clearing her grandmother’s house and trying to clear the cobwebs of her own life.
1485: Ieuan Gloff, a poet with a gift of prophecy, fights for his Tudor king on the Bosworth field.
1895: Alice Day receives a proposal of marriage, one which will be the unknown axis for the lives of both Rose Lewis and Madge Probert.
1952: Charles Lightfoot comes to life again, his heart given to a
Past and present, dreams, mysteries and memories interweave to create the story of a 21st-century city.
This compelling first novel uses clever plotting and a rich cast of characters to explore ideas of history, identity and the stories that we all tell.
Categories: Fiction, Historical fiction, Novels
First Published by Honno: 1st March 2001