Doors of the Past series with Barbour Publishing
Releasing April 2021
Clara Blackwell helps her mother manage a struggling one-hundred-year old family bookshop in Asheville, North Carolina, let to Clara by her late father. As the transition of ownership and finalizing of her father’s estate come to a close, the deed to Blackwell’s Books turns up missing. With an uncle waiting in the wings to take the bookshop, Clara embarks on a journey to locate the missing deed and in the procession unearths with only a few scraps of paper and the name Oliver as hints to the past. The deeper her search takes her into the past, the more Clara begins to learn about her great grandmother’s mysterious history and the forbidden romance which died with her. From the nearby grand estate of the Vanderbilts, to a hamlet in Derbyshire, England, Clara seeks to uncover truth about family and love that may lead to her own unexpected romance.