A striking historic rendition of life on the island of Sardinia…
Children of the Mists is a story of enduring love. Set in the 1800s, life on Sardinia had barely changed since the time of the Caesars. Two families, the Sannas and the Canus, are united by friendship and honour; love and laughter; joy and promises; omens and superstitions; youth and experience transcend generations.
However, for Raffaella and Antonio, their passionate love becomes entangled with revenge. Death changes devotion. Promises are forgotten. Vendettas cannot be ignored. Ambition clouds judgments. Antonio and Raffaella were promised to each other, nothing would keep them apart, not even family. Committed to each other, they fight for their love against all odds…
Children of the Mists is a gripping journey back in time that will make the perfect addition to any romance lover’s collection.
Historical fiction combined with romance is my go to read and a read I love to get lost in. Children of the Mists is a historical romance, and the story that unfolds throughout the book is captivating and kept me hooked for hours! This is thanks to the well-developed plot and phenomenal literature courtesy of Lexa Dudley whose literature is stunning and full of believable and likable characters. I have read many historical romances but never before have I been so captivated by a historical romance novel as I have been with Children of the Mists. I believe this is because there is something different about this book, something unique and special and I felt this as soon as I started to read it as its stunning nature shines off the page and into the reader’s heart. Children of the Mists indeed is a spectacular book, and so it demands to be read by everybody! But if you need more convincing then continue to read to learn more about this gem of a book!
Children of the Mists is a stellar novel that will take its readers to the beautiful island of Sardinia and will transport the reader back to the 18th century in which times were very different. The reader will be introduced to two families; the Sannas and the Canus and the reader will become entangled in the family’s lives, but mostly the lives of two members from each family. Raffaella and Antonio are in love; however, something ( which I can’t spoil!) is keeping these two apart. The reader will follow the couple as their commitment to each other grows and they ‘fight for their love against all the odds’. What follows is a poignant and moving love story that will captivate readers for many hours!
Children of the Mists is a multi-layered novel full of many interesting and lovely themes and all the themes explored throughout Children of the Mists combined make Children of the Mists a sensational story that is fascinating as well as captivating. What makes the themes in the novel so brilliant is that the exceptional author of this novel, Lexa Dudley flawlessly weaves them together into her plot so that the reader is entertained from beginning to end.
Lexa Dudley is a talented wordsmith; her brilliant story combined with her flawless narration amazed me and had me turning the pages with haste. Dudley’s sensational book is perfect and makes for a brisk, steady read that is full of twists and turns galore. I adore her plot device of twists and turns as they kept me intrigued and ensured that I never once got bored.
Overall Children of the Mists is a truly spectacular novel full of many beautiful moments, brilliant intrigue and historical context and so I have no choice but to award this stellar book a dazzling five stars! It is a truly exceptional novel, and it would be a crime not to read it, so please read the preview below as I promise you will be captivated to read this exceptional story! Also please do keep an eye out for my review for another book by the exceptional author which will be live soon!
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P.S. Here is a preview of the book for all of you lovely readers to enjoy! Please have a read of the preview and if you find that you have loved what you have read then all you need to do is click the Buy on Amazon button and it will take you straight to the book on Amazon U.S.! If you are in the U.K. then below I have attached a link to the book for Amazon U.K..
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Lexa Dudley: Website – Twitter – Facebook
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