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She has a personal secret related to her curiosity about the former residents, one of whom was Robert Carver, a poor cousin of the wealthy Alexander Bray. In the summer of , Robert accepts Alexander's invitation to spend the summer at luxurious Castaway House. Despite his riches, Alexander is chronically short of funds/5(2). The mysterious affair at Castaway House. [Stephanie Lam] -- It's and eighteen year-old Rosie Churchill has run away to the beautiful but run-down Castaway House in the seaside town of Helmstone. But when she uncovers a scandal locked away in the walls of. Fiction Book Review: The Mysterious Affair at Castaway House by Stephanie Lam. Penguin U.K. (IPG, dist.), $ trade paper (p) ISBN The Mysterious Affair at Castaway House. “ The Mysterious Affair of Castaway House is a elegantly written debut by an author to watch out for.” The star of this story is the house. Castaway House sits high above the seaside town of Helmstone, once a place of grandeur and beauty, the setting for wonderful parties, it is now, in , quite run-down.
Title: The Mysterious Affair at Castaway House Author: Stephanie Lam Publisher: Penguin Books (UK) Genre: Historical fiction, Mystery, Romance Goodreads Amazon I want to start by saying I won this Arc copy on Gooodreads a few years ago. Although I got it for free this review is still my own opinion. I am ashamed. There are secrets hiding between the walls at Castaway House _____ Robert Carver escapes to the glamorous Castaway House to spend a summer in the company of his much wealthier cousin, Alec Bray. But appearances can be deceiving, and the Brays are a damaged family, with even more damaging secrets. Buy The Mysterious Affair at Castaway House: The stunning debut for fans of Agatha Christie by Lam, Stephanie (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(72). The Mysterious Affair at Castaway House: The stunning debut for fans of Agatha Christie Kindle Edition. Switch back and forth between reading the Kindle book and listening to the Audible narration. Add narration for a reduced price of £ after you buy the Kindle book/5(71).
Find books like The Mysterious Affair at Castaway House from the world’s largest community of readers. Goodreads members who liked The Mysterious Affair. The storyline in concerns Robert Carver, who arrives at the house to recuperate from a lung problem. The house belongs to his cousin Alec Bray, who inherited it after the death of his mother. However, when Robert arrives, he finds that Alec has married in haste – a young actress called Clara, who insults Robert, labelling him a “poor relation.”. In fresh-faced Robert Carver comes to Castaway House to spend a languid summer in the company of his much wealthier cousin, Alec Bray. But the Brays are a damaged family, with damaging secrets. And little does Robert know that his world is about to change for ever. The Mysterious Affair at Castaway House Summary This stunning debut novel is a gripping read laced with mystery, secrets and love - perfect for fans of Agatha Christie, Tracy Chevalier and Sarah Waters.