09 September 2015

Waiting on Wednesday: The Brontë Plot

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to spotlight eagerly-anticipated upcoming releases.

Title: The Brontë Plot
Author: Katherine Reay
Publisher: Thomas Nelson
Expected Publication Date: 3 November 2015

When a rare-books dealer goes to England, she discovers more than just the famous writing haunts – she discovers how to love and be loved in today’s modern world.

Victoria Seward makes a living finding rare books through means that aren’t always on the up-and-up. But if it makes the clients happy, who is she really hurting? After all, everything always turns out all right in the end. At least it does in her favorite books, the ones her absent father sends every year on her birthday, no matter where he is.

When her unorthodox behavior ruins her relationship with her boyfriend James, Victoria knows something has to change – she has to change. Enter Helen, a wealthy client seeking a companion for her trip to England to purchase antiques, and who just happens to be James’s grandmother. Helen has secrets of her own, secrets that help her relate to Victoria more than anyone can guess.

As Victoria and Helen travel across England, Victoria suspects there is more to this trip than Helen lets on. When Helen’s health falters, Victoria reaches out to James, reigniting feelings that were never truly extinguished.

Everything comes to a head at Haworth, home of the Brontë sisters, when hidden offenses rise to the surface. Victoria’s happy ending is within reach – if she can step out of the literary world and into the life that’s been waiting for her all along.


  1. Great pick! Adding it to my TBR pile. Thanks for the heads up!

    Renee ~ My Wow Post

  2. This looks and sounds really interesting. Have to add it to my wishlist!

  3. Waiting to read this one too!!