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The Guardian of Secrets: And Her Deathly Pact.
by Jana Petken

Published: 2013-09-11
Paperback : 714 pages
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A historical family saga spanning four generations, from 1912, Kent, England, to Spain and its 1936-39 civil war. Celia and Ernesto's two sons march under opposing banners, whilst their daughters take different paths, one to the Catholic Church and the other to the battlefields, and in the shadow ...
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A historical family saga spanning four generations, from 1912, Kent, England, to Spain and its 1936-39 civil war. Celia and Ernesto's two sons march under opposing banners, whilst their daughters take different paths, one to the Catholic Church and the other to the battlefields, and in the shadow of war, an evil ghost from the past watches and waits for an opportunity to destroy the entire family. In exile, Celia and Ernesto can only wait and pray for their children and their safe return home.

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  "The Guardian of Secrets: And Her Deathly Pact!"by OCgirl (see profile) 12/21/14

This story really blew me away. It's a great period piece that I found to be suspenseful and intriguing. It’s the kind of story that you can really get attached to. The writing was clear, ... (read more)

 
by StevieT (see profile) 09/25/14

 
  "Engrossing Historical Tale"by kappescassidy (see profile) 09/05/14

I don’t want to give away any part of this novel, but I will say I thought the character Celia Dobbs was superbly written. The author’s writing style is clear and uncluttered, yet convey... (read more)

 
  "Excellent Blend!"by jeantoine (see profile) 09/05/14

Petken’s The Guardian of Secrets: And Her Deadly Pact is an incredible read. The author starts off with colorful descriptive sentences as she takes you into the lives of Celia and her husband, Joseph... (read more)

 
by operanut2008 (see profile) 09/05/14

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