A Prologue To Love

eNet Press Inc. - In a prologue to love taylor caldwell has written a profoundly moving novel of a woman, whose inability to give or accept love, rich beyond imagining, whose fear of poverty and hostility towards the world brings in its wake tragedy and unhappiness for almost all whose lives she touches. Caroline ames was detested by the father she worshipped.

And she has peopled her novel with characters of unusual depth - all of whom come under the shadow of the strange recluse, Caroline Ames, and the power of her millions. Perhaps miss caldwell's most impressive achievement in a prologue to love is her ability to evoke the reader's sympathy for Caroline - why it was that she so desperately needed to amass so much money at the expense of family love and community respect, in the end, and how, she comes to realize that her father's teachings were so wrong.

A Prologue To Love - It is an inspiring story of the power of love and faith in overcoming evil. Set in and around boston during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, she has evoked the period of the great American fortunes through the intricate pattern of a family's destiny. An unscrupulous businessman, john ames denied caroline not only of his love, but instilled in her a horror of poverty and a faith in the power of money which was to make her the richest woman in the world - and one of the loneliest.

Miss caldwell writes of three generations of the Ames family with great insight and compassion.

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The Sound of Thunder: A Novel

Open Road Media - Fourteen-year-old edward believed he would love ten-year-old Margaret Proster all the days of his life.  .  . The son of a socialist german shopkeeper, Edward Enger has one dream: to turn his father’s modest delicatessen into an empire. Now, she has returned and is planning to marry another man, someone very close to Edward.

From the new york times–bestselling author of Captains and the Kings: A self-made man sacrifices everything for his family in turn-of-the-century New York. His need to succeed at all costs drives him to take on this latest challenge, along with more mortgages, more debt, and speculative investments on Manhattan’s burgeoning Wall Street.

The Sound of Thunder: A Novel - With an astute head for business and talent for making money, he achieves success beyond his wildest imagination. A man does not become powerful without making enemies, and as his family life begins to unravel, a day of reckoning is nearing. But his success comes at a great cost in this towering novel of love and sacrifice by one of our most gifted storytellers.

Until she moved away. A man in the right place at the right time, edward’s meteoric ascent coincides with the rise of America’s middle class as the nation transforms from an agricultural and industrial force to a financial world leader. Yet something is keeping him from enjoying his extraordinary good fortune.

Soon edward will have to confront a painful event from his boyhood—a secret buried deep inside that he has never told another living soul.

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Answer as a Man: A Novel

Open Road Media - His family left their hardscrabble life in Ireland to create a better one in America.  . Yet jason possesses the passion and principles that will lift him out of the abject poverty surrounding his widowed mother, fanatically religious younger brother, and manipulative crippled sister. New york times bestseller: in early 1900s Pennsylvania, the ambitious son of Irish immigrants pursues the American Dream in the face of injustice and intolerance.

Filled with unforgettable characters, this masterful retelling of the Book of Job depicts one man’s will to succeed amidst the slings and arrows of fortune. Fourteen-year-old jason aloysius Garrity is now of age to work full-time in a Pennsylvania coal factory, earning four dollars a week. He marries beautiful, wealthy patricia Mulligan, unaware that their union is built on a deception that will have far-reaching consequences not only in his life but in the lives of his three children.

Answer as a Man: A Novel - But their shanty-like home on a street filled with outhouses, horse manure, and the ever-present odor of noxious gas is a hell all its own. With world war i looming on the horizon, Jason begins to make his way in Belleville’s burgeoning business world.

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Testimony of Two Men: A Novel

Open Road Media - The scion of a powerful old eastern family, Jonathan hired the best attorneys money could buy. He is also a man who feels abandoned by God, his family, his church, and his friends. Dr. Hambledon, pennsylvania, is still reeling from the sensational murder trial that shattered the peace of the bucolic hamlet less than a year ago.

As jonathan continues to be pilloried by the town, a new series of accusations are leveled at him. A small-town doctor acquitted of murdering his pregnant wife faces new charges in this New York Times bestseller set in the early days of modern medicine. But haunted by his wife’s death, Jonathan still strives to heal the judgmental people of his divided town.

. Of one thing he is certain: Jonathan is a good doctor, perhaps even a great one. Is he a cold-blooded killer who murdered his wife and their unborn child? Or a man unjustly accused and wrongly maligned?  Testimony of Two Men explores the evolution of modern medicine and the tireless physicians who are its unsung heroes.

Testimony of Two Men: A Novel - When he was acquitted, many believed he had bought his freedom. Now, he has returned home to sell his practice and move on. Jonathan ferrier was accused of killing his beautiful young wife after she died following a botched abortion. Robert morgan, a young, idealistic doctor, is determined to make up his own mind about the accused’s innocence or guilt.

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Ceremony of the Innocent: A Novel

Open Road Media - As america’s enemies gather, Ellen must face her own demons. But her extraordinary looks arouse envy and malice in the female townspeople—and lust in the males. Played out against the backdrop of early twentieth-century America, Ceremony of the Innocent intertwines Ellen’s personal journey with America’s emergence from the devastation of World War I.

Living with her aunt in poor, rural Preston, Pennsylvania, thirteen-year-old Ellen Watson loves books and music and is completely oblivious to her own beauty. Hired as a housemaid in the palatial home of the village mayor, Ellen soon catches the attention of his son, Jeremy Porter, who captures her heart in turn.

Ceremony of the Innocent: A Novel - He offers to send her to school, and four years later he proposes marriage. It raises vital questions, such as: are we as good as we believe we are? And is faith enough to keep us moving forward even in the face of unimaginable loss? As the years pass, ellen’s life parallels the hopes, dreams, and fears of a no-longer innocent nation.

New york times bestseller: the quest for the American Dream soars to new heights in this coming-of-age story of a young woman and her country. The wife of the scion of a powerful political family, children, she has everything she could ever desire: security, and a successful, adoring husband. But when tragedy rips her life apart, her family, Ellen will be forced to confront some terrible truths about her marriage, and herself.

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The Late Clara Beame

eNet Press Inc. - Spousal relationships are questioned, as well as motives, and who knows wether love or hate comes between siblings. Families can be complicated, past poverty, divorce, and Taylor Caldwell pulls us into one filled with greed, divided wealth, death and murder. Over the christmas holiday, two sisters, a brother, a husband and an unexpected guest are snow-bound for days as the suspense builds.

. Ghosts visit via dreams, the five are trapped in a snowbound house as violence stalks, and the late Clara Beame makes her presence felt. This complex, intriguing story of mystery and murder will keep you guessing until the very end.

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Captains and the Kings: A Novel

Open Road Media - Even as misfortune continues to follow the Armagh family like an ancient curse, Joseph takes his revenge against the uncaring world that once took everything from him.  . Spanning seventy years, fortitude, ambition, which was adapted into an eight-part television miniseries, Captains and the Kings, is Taylor Caldwell’s masterpiece about nineteenth- and early twentieth-century America, and the grit, and sheer hubris it takes for an immigrant to survive and thrive in a dynamic new land.

Joseph’s journey will catapult him to the highest echelons of power and grant him entry into the most elite political circles. His long voyage, dogged by tragedy, where his younger brother, Pennsylvania, ends not in the great city of New York but in the bigoted, and his infant sister, Sean, Regina, small town of Winfield, are sent to an orphanage.

Captains and the Kings: A Novel - Agnes’s orphanage and make a home for them all. And joseph will settle for nothing less than the pinnacle of glory: seeing his boy crowned the first Catholic president of the United States. Joseph toils at whatever work will pay a living wage and plans for the day he can take his siblings away from St. New york times bestseller: sweeping from the 1850s through the early 1920s, this towering family saga examines the price of ambition and power.

He orchestrates his eldest son Rory’s political ascent from the offspring of an Irish immigrant to US senator. Joseph francis xavier armagh is twelve years old when he gets his first glimpse of the promised land of America through a dirty porthole in steerage on an Irish immigrant ship.

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Let Love Come Last: A Novel

Open Road Media - Born into the humblest of circumstances, William Prescott is determined to amass a fortune large enough to ensure that his four children will never want for anything. William’s wife, tries to fill their ostentatious home with warmth and common sense, Ursula, but her efforts are destined to backfire. The “deeply engrossing” saga of a 19th-century lumber baron’s twisted love for his family—from the #1 New York Times–bestselling author of Captains and the Kings The New York Times.

As william’s business empire grows, so too does his insatiable need to be loved and admired. The children resent her for trying to discipline them, and William’s ambition blinds him to any point of view but his own. He’ll do whatever it takes to achieve his goal, even if it means plundering Pennsylvania’s forests of every last tree and destroying anyone who stands in his way.

Let Love Come Last: A Novel - A riveting drama with a powerful message, Let Love Come Last is a masterwork from an author who “never falters when it comes to storytelling” Publishers Weekly. Only when two of his spoiled children plot against him does William realize that the ties that bind the Prescott family have become warped beyond recognition.

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Bright Flows the River: A Novel

Open Road Media - Shifting between the past and the present, and the road not taken, in which a powerful, friendship, Bright Flows the River is a story of faith, successful man may finally get the chance to become the person he long ago dreamed he could be. Now, the fifty-five-year-old pennsylvania powerbroker and business titan—a living example of the American Dream—lies in a bed in a psychiatric hospital.

During one of the most harrowing battles of World War II, Guy saved the life of fellow soldier James Meyer.  . He is on suicide watch, barely able to recognize his wife and two adult children. As the source of guy’s pain emerges, James must come to terms with his own unfulfilled goals and a mounting crisis that will test him in ways he never could have imagined.

Bright Flows the River: A Novel - Now, james is a celebrated British psychiatrist determined to repay the favor and bring his old friend back from the brink. On a stormy, windswept night, Guy Jerald tried to kill himself. New york times bestseller: a man who gained the world but lost his soul faces a critical midlife crisis in this suspenseful and inspiring novel about love and forgiveness.

But a visitor from his distant past will open the floodgates. But he did not die.

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Time No Longer: A Novel

Open Road Media - But these are dangerous times for Germany, whose poor and downtrodden have been seduced by an Austrian sign painter named Adolf Hitler. But he soon has even more reason to fear: There is talk of the Nazis singling out the Jews for extermination. But can she rescue her husband, frightened, and thirsting for revenge? as she seeks answers, unknowingly thrusting herself into harm’s way, who is rapidly becoming like their beleaguered Rhineland—inconsolable, Therese will discover the powerful ties that bind German to Jew, and come to realize that the only one way to save Karl is to save Germany.

A onetime candidate for the Nobel Prize for Literature, eat, he is no longer able to write, or sleep. On the eve of world war ii, twin brothers are divided by the murder of a German Jew, in this epic tale from New York Times–bestselling author Taylor Caldwell. Karl erlich loves his country.    . Karl and kurt’s younger sister, Gerda, is engaged to Eric Rheinhardt, a German Jew.

Time No Longer: A Novel - Set in the years of the nazis’ ascent to power, time No Longer is at once a universal and intensely personal novel about the struggle against hate and fear that can elevate an ordinary man to extraordinary heights and the unassailable bond between two brothers. Before gerda and eric can escape to America, Eric is arrested by the Gestapo.

She knows she must get her husband away from the madness that is now Germany. His wife, Therese, fears for his sanity.

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Dynasty of Death: A Novel The Barbours and Bouchards Series Book 1

Open Road Media - A man of vision, joseph foresees a time when wars will not be won with courage and brave hearts but rather by the nations with superior firearms. But beautiful amy drumhill continues to elude him and becomes the catalyst in a war that will estrange the two brothers and leave Ernest haunted by the blood that will be forever on his hands.

Dynasty of death is a moving saga of two families, the epic struggle between two brothers, and the legacy their guns will leave the world as mighty enemy nations gear up for battle. Joseph and his family settle in a rural Pennsylvania village, Hilda, but his wife, is unhappy and longs to return to England.

Dynasty of Death: A Novel The Barbours and Bouchards Series Book 1 - Two families grow a small munitions factory into a global empire in this saga by a New York Times–bestselling author spanning from 1837 to the eve of World War I. In 1837, an upper servant in an english village, Joseph Barbour, immigrates with his family to America so he can make his fortune in the nascent artillery business.

As the years pass, Ernest proves himself invaluable to Barbour & Bouchard. Their shy and sensitive younger son, is also homesick, Martin, but what troubles him most is the cruelty and violence he sees in his older brother, Ernest. Ruthless and ambitious, he takes what he wants. Martin’s fears come to fruition when Joseph forms a gunpowder firm with Armand Bouchard, who lives with his wife and three sons down the road from the Barbours.

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