The favoured child
The Wideacre estate is bankrupt.
The villagers are living in poverty and Wideacte Hall isa smoke-Blackened ruin.
But in the Dower House two children are being raised in protected innocence. Equal claimants to the inheritance of Wideacre, rivals for the love of the village, they are tied) by a secret childhood
betrothal but forbidden, to marry.
Only one can be the favoured child. Only one can inherit the magical understanding between the land and the Lacey family that can make the Sussex village grow green again. Only one can be Beatrice Lacey’s true heir.
Sensual, gripping, sometimes mystical, The Favoured Child sweeps the reader irresistibly into the 1790s and a revolutionary period in Englişh history. This rich and dramatic novel continues the saga of the Lacey family started in Philippa Gregory’s bestselling and enduringly popular first novel Wideacre.
Acclaim for the Wideacre trilogy Subtle and exciting Daily Express
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