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Nicola Marter was born with a gift. When she touches an object, she sometimes sees glimpses into its past. When Nicola comes across a wooden carving, reputedly once belonging to Russia's Empress Catherine, she faces a dilemma. There's no proof of the object's past, but Nicola knows the truth and unearths a story which will change her life for ever.
As a former museum curator, Susanna Kearsley brings her own passion for research and travel to bear in her books, weaving history with modern-day intrigue in a way that, in the words of one reviewer, 'tells the story of the past and illuminates the present'. She won the prestigious Catherine Cookson Fiction Award for her novel Mariana, and was shortlisted for the UK's Romantic Novel of the Year Award for Sophia's Secret. www.susannakearsley.com