Here are the upcoming releases from Copperfield Press:
About the Anthology:
Since its beginning in 2000, The Copperfield Review has become known worldwide as a leading literary journal for readers and writers of historical fiction. Now, to celebrate its 15th anniversary, The Copperfield Review has put together its first anthology. History Will Be Kind features some of our most beloved contributors as well as new authors certain to become favorites. Whether you’re an avid reader of The Copperfield Review or a fan of historical fiction, History Will Be Kind has historical short stories and poetry for you.
When it Rained at Hembry Castle will be released on Tuesday, February 9, 2016.
About the Story:
When It Rained at Hembry Castle is a lush novel set in England in 1870. Perfect for fans of Downton Abbey, it is the story of an aristocratic family, a mysterious death, secrets that dare not be told, and the wonder of falling in love.
When the 8th Earl of Staton dies, his eldest son, the unreliable Richard, inherits the title and the family’s home—Hembry Castle. Soon after, Frederick Meriwether, the new earl’s brother, arrives back in England from America, bringing his beautiful daughter, Daphne, with him. Though Frederick’s mother has grand plans for Daphne—which may include a duke—Daphne is intrigued by Edward Ellis, a rising author with a first-hand knowledge of Hembry Castle—from the servants’ hall. And Edward, though captivated by the lovely Daphne, has his own hurdles to overcome. Can Richard come to terms with his new role before bringing ruin on his family? Will Edward and Daphne find their way to each other despite the obstacles of life at Hembry? When It Rained at Hembry Castle is a page-turning, romantic novel written in the finest Victorian tradition with vivid characters and an engrossing story that will keep you guessing until the end.
Down Salem Way, the prequel to the Loving Husband Trilogy, will be released October 2016.
About the Story:
James and Sarah Wentworth fans rejoice! Down Salem Way is the long-awaited prequel to Meredith Allard’s internationally beloved, bestselling Loving Husband Trilogy.
Professor James Wentworth is learning to accept all of the joys his new life brings, though he’s still afraid something will happen to tear his beloved family—his wife Sarah and their children Grace and John Geoffrey—away from him. When Grace begins asking about photographs from her parents’ past—pictures of a colonial-style house, a graveyard, and a town called Salem—James realizes there was more to his time in the Salem Witch Trials than he cared to remember. With Sarah by his side, James is forced to face the days before his paranormal life began. Will James return to Salem to make peace with his past once and for all? Join James and Sarah for the next episode in the Loving Husband series when Down Salem Way is released on Tuesday, April 19, 2016.