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The Lost Carousel of Provence An artist lost to history, a family abandoned to its secrets, and the woman whose search for meaning unearths it all in a sweeping and expressive story from the New York Timesbestselling author of Letters from Paris Long, lonely years have passed for the crumbling Ch teau Clement, nestled well beyond the rolling lavender fields and popular tourist attractions of Provence Once a bustling and dignified ancestral estate, now all that remains is the ch teau s gruff, elderly owner and the softly whispered secrets of generations buried and forgotten But time has a way of exposing history s dark stains, and when American photographer Cady Drake finds herself drawn to the ch teau and its antique carousel, she longs to explore the relic s shadowy origins beyond the small scope of her freelance assignment As Cady digs deeper into the past, unearthing century old photographs of the Clement carousel and its creators, she might be the one person who can bring the past to light and reunite a family torn apart ❰PDF / Epub❯ ☀ Poltergeist (Greywalker, Author Kat Richardson – Ralphslaurensoutlet.co.uk a family abandoned to its secrets ➣ [Epub] ➝ OBaby By Geoffrey Johnson ➭ – Ralphslaurensoutlet.co.uk and the woman whose search for meaning unearths it all in a sweeping and expressive story from the New York Timesbestselling author of Letters from Paris Long ❰Download❯ ➽ Defiant (MacKinnons Rangers, Author Pamela Clare – Ralphslaurensoutlet.co.uk lonely years have passed for the crumbling Ch teau Clement ❥ [KINDLE] ❂ 21 Divisiones de Los Misterios Sanses By Ernesto Bravo Estrada ➢ – Ralphslaurensoutlet.co.uk nestled well beyond the rolling lavender fields and popular tourist attractions of Provence Once a bustling and dignified ancestral estate ❴EPUB❵ ✺ Nightfall (Dark Age Dawning, Author Ellen Connor – Ralphslaurensoutlet.co.uk now all that remains is the ch teau s gruff [KINDLE] ❅ The Good Daughter ❥ Karin Slaughter – Ralphslaurensoutlet.co.uk elderly owner and the softly whispered secrets of generations buried and forgotten But time has a way of exposing history s dark stains [Read] ➵ Crysis Author Peter Watts – Ralphslaurensoutlet.co.uk and when American photographer Cady Drake finds herself drawn to the ch teau and its antique carousel ➿ [Download] ➽ Fractured (Will Trent, By Karin Slaughter ➵ – Ralphslaurensoutlet.co.uk she longs to explore the relic s shadowy origins beyond the small scope of her freelance assignment As Cady digs deeper into the past ❰Epub❯ ➜ Ghost Author Fred Burton – Ralphslaurensoutlet.co.uk unearthing century old photographs of the Clement carousel and its creators [Reading] ➷ Nerve By Dick Francis – Ralphslaurensoutlet.co.uk she might be the one person who can bring the past to light and reunite a family torn apart


About the Author: Juliet Blackwell

Juliet Blackwell aka Julie Goodson Lawes, aka Hailey Lind started out life in Palo Alto, California, born of a Texan mother and a Yankee father The family soon moved to what were, at the time, the sticks of Cupertino, an hour south of San Francisco Walking to and from kindergarten every day she would indulge in her earliest larcenous activity stealing walnuts and apricots from surrounding orchards.By the time she graduated middle school, the orchards were disappearing and the valley at the southern tip of the San Francisco Bay had become the cradle of the silicon semi conductor A man named Steve Jobs was working in his garage in Cupertino, just down the street Juliet s father advised his daughters to enter the lucrative and soon to flourish field of computers Bah said Juliet, as she went on to major in Latin American Studies at the University of California, Santa Cruz they had, by far, the best parties of any department Rather than making scads of money in computers, she read, painted, learned Spanish and a little French and Vietnamese, lived in Spain and traveled through Europe, Mexico, and Central America She had a very good time Juliet pursued graduate degrees in Anthropology and Social Work at the State University of New York at Albany, where she published several non fiction articles on immigration as well as one book length translation Fascinated with other cultural systems, she studied the religions, folklore and medical beliefs of peoples around the world, especially in Latin America Juliet taught the anthropology of health and health care at SUNY Albany, and worked as an elementary school social worker in upstate New York She also did field projects in Mexico and Cuba, studied in Spain, Italy, and France, worked on a BBC production in the Philippines, taught English as a second language in San Jose, and learned how to faux finish walls in Princeton, New Jersey After having a son, moving back to California, and abandoning her half written dissertation in cultural anthropology, Juliet started painting murals and portraits for a living She has run her own mural faux finish design studio in Oakland, across the bay from San Francisco, forthan a decade She specializes in the aesthetic renovation of historic homes Finally, to round out her tour of lucrative careers, Juliet turned to writing Under the pseudonym of Hailey Lind, Juliet penned the Art Lover s Mystery Series with her sister Carolyn, about an ex art forger trying to go straight by working as a muralist and faux finisher in San Francisco The first of these, Feint of Art, was nominated for an Agatha Award Shooting Gallery and Brush with Death were both IMBA bestsellers, and Arsenic and Old Paint is now available from Perseverance Press.Juliet s Witchcraft Mystery series, about a witch who finally finds a place to fit in when she opens a vintage clothes shop on Haight Street in San Francisco, allows Juliet to indulge yet another interest the world of witchcraft and the supernatural Ever since her favorite aunt taught her about reading cards and tea leaves, Juliet has been fascinated with seers, conjurers, and covens from many different cultures and historic traditions As an anthropologist, the author studied and taught about systems of spirituality, magic, and medicine throughout the world, especially in Latin America Halloween is by far her favorite holiday When not writing, painting, or haranguing her funny but cynical teenaged son, Juliet spends a lot of time restoring her happily haunted house and gardening with Oscar the cat, who ostensibly belongs to the neighbors but won t leave her alone He started hanging around when Juliet started writing about witchesfunny coincidence.



10 thoughts on “The Lost Carousel of Provence

  1. says:

    4.5 stars One thing was sure This was not the fairy tale she had been looking for. Life dealt Cady Drake a rough hand.Orphaned nearly at birth, she bounced from foster home to foster home throughout her childhood


  2. says:

    NOW AVAILABLE But no one else pays attention to the quiet carver who fills the halls of the ch teau with the scent of freshly sawn wood and the scrip scrape tink tink of her work, her passion, her joy Cady Drake has never


  3. says:

    I received an ARC of this book for free from the publisher Berkley Books in exchange for an honest review This was such a charming and quaint story The book started off a bit slow It took a while for the story to actually take shap


  4. says:

    When I finished this book I was left feeling underwhelmed I guess I was hoping for somethinggiven it had elements that I normally love in stories such as a socially awkward main character and a decades old mystery taking place in Europe May


  5. says:

    GIVEAWAY FOR THIS BOOK ON MY BLOG AT THIS LINK wouldn t want to go to Paris and photograph carousels Cady was excited to head to Paris when she received the assignment especially since her interest in carousels had begun when she was a child and fou


  6. says:

    I am drawn to stories that take place in France so when I saw The Lost Carousel of Provence I knew I needed to read it plus the cover is beautiful I am a fan of one of Juliet Blackwell s earlier books, The Paris Key, and this book is just as good I was also


  7. says:

    Intriguing, atmospheric, and uplifting.The Lost Carousel of Provence is an alluring tale predominantly set in the majestic southeastern region of France during the early 1900s, as well as present day, and is told from three different perspectives Maelle, an independe


  8. says:

    4.5 stars Thank you to Berkeley Publishing for sending me an ARC in exchange for an honest review Some books you just know that you re going to love even before reading a single page This was one of those books for me Cady has just lost Maxine, who was like a mother to her, a


  9. says:

    Still reeling from the death of her dear friend and the woman who took her in when the world wanted to forget her, Cady Drake is at a loss at what to do with her life She feels lost and alone A good friend of hers suggests she take a trip, maybe to Paris, to get a new perspective Her


  10. says:

    I almost didn t request this book but I am glad I did I found I got so involved in the storyline, I couldn t put it down instead read far into the night I had problems reading the parts of the Nazis occupation of France I felt that Ms Blackwell did an outstanding job of blending the three time


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