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The Ravenscar Dynasty - A Novel

Barbara Taylor Bradford

Barbara Taylor Bradford introduced the illustrious Harte family in her blockbuster A Woman of Substance. Now she has created an unforgettable new dynasty: the Deravenels. On a bitterly cold day in 1904, the Deravenel family's future changes forever. When Cecily Deravenel tells her eighteen-year-old son Edward of the death of his father, brother, uncle, and cousin in a fire, a part of him dies as well. Edward and his cousin Neville Watkins are suspicious of the deaths. They vow to seek the truth, avenge the deaths, and retake control of their family's business empire. As he grows into a handsome, charismatic man, Edward is torn between duty and desire. There are women in his life for whom he'll risk everything-and one woman who might destroy him. But madness and secrecy lie at the heart of the family, and Edward's enemies are far more ruthless than he knows. He will need his strength more than ever when the house of Deravenel is fatally rocked by betrayal from within. Who will become the ultimate ruler of the Deravenels? Power and money, passion and adultery, ambition and treachery all illuminate a dramatic epic saga that brings to life the glittering Edwardian Era. The Ravenscar Dynasty is based on the familial factions of England's Wars of the Roses, brought to life by the magical, memorable storytelling power that is Barbara Taylor Bradford.

Barbara Taylor Bradford introduced the illustrious Harte family in her blockbuster A Woman of Substance. Now she has created an unforgettable new dynasty: the Deravenels. On a bitterly cold day in 1904, the Deravenel family's future changes forever. When Cecily Deravenel tells her eighteen-year-old son Edward of the death of his father, brother, uncle, and cousin in a fire, a part of him dies as well. Edward and his cousin Neville Watkins are suspicious of the deaths. They vow to seek the truth, avenge the deaths, and retake control of their family's business empire. As he grows into a handsome, charismatic man, Edward is torn between duty and desire. There are women in his life for whom he'll risk everything-and one woman who might destroy him. But madness and secrecy lie at the heart of the family, and Edward's enemies are far more ruthless than he knows. He will need his strength more than ever when the house of Deravenel is fatally rocked by betrayal from within. Who will become the ultimate ruler of the Deravenels? Power and money, passion and adultery, ambition and treachery all illuminate a dramatic epic saga that brings to life the glittering Edwardian Era. The Ravenscar Dynasty is based on the familial factions of England's Wars of the Roses, brought to life by the magical, memorable storytelling power that is Barbara Taylor Bradford.
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Barbara Taylor Bradford introduced the illustrious Harte family in her blockbuster A Woman of Substance. Now she has created an unforgettable new dynasty: the Deravenels. On a bitterly cold day in 1904, the Deravenel family's future changes forever. When Cecily Deravenel tells her eighteen-year-old son Edward of the death of his father, brother, uncle, and cousin in a fire, a part of him dies as well. Edward and his cousin Neville Watkins are suspicious of the deaths. They vow to seek the truth, avenge the deaths, and retake control of their family's business empire. As he grows into a handsome, charismatic man, Edward is torn between duty and desire. There are women in his life for whom he'll risk everything-and one woman who might destroy him. But madness and secrecy lie at the heart of the family, and Edward's enemies are far more ruthless than he knows. He will need his strength more than ever when the house of Deravenel is fatally rocked by betrayal from within. Who will become the ultimate ruler of the Deravenels? Power and money, passion and adultery, ambition and treachery all illuminate a dramatic epic saga that brings to life the glittering Edwardian Era. The Ravenscar Dynasty is based on the familial factions of England's Wars of the Roses, brought to life by the magical, memorable storytelling power that is Barbara Taylor Bradford.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Ric Jerrom

Length:

6h 27m


Chapters

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05:00

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

05:00


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

04:42


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

03:53


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

06:43


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

05:12


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

06:43


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

06:24


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

05:54


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

05:11


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

06:42


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

05:21


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

04:24


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

04:45


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

04:36


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

02:40


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

07:42


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

05:56


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

05:49


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

04:21


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

04:25


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

06:45


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

06:06


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

05:21


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

04:07


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

05:45


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

07:36


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

06:41


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

04:19


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

03:18


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

06:49


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

06:15


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

05:54


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

06:13


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

06:42


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

06:39


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

06:37


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

06:41


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

05:45


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

04:20


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

05:53


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

03:10


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

04:02


Chapter 43
Chapter 43

03:18


Chapter 44
Chapter 44

06:24


Chapter 45
Chapter 45

05:31


Chapter 46
Chapter 46

05:00


Chapter 47
Chapter 47

05:04


Chapter 48
Chapter 48

06:13


Chapter 49
Chapter 49

05:29


Chapter 50
Chapter 50

05:56


Chapter 51
Chapter 51

05:53


Chapter 52
Chapter 52

04:49


Chapter 53
Chapter 53

04:32


Chapter 54
Chapter 54

05:44


Chapter 55
Chapter 55

06:16


Chapter 56
Chapter 56

05:14


Chapter 57
Chapter 57

04:58


Chapter 58
Chapter 58

05:13


Chapter 59
Chapter 59

05:50


Chapter 60
Chapter 60

05:40


Chapter 61
Chapter 61

04:33


Chapter 62
Chapter 62

06:43


Chapter 63
Chapter 63

06:50


Chapter 64
Chapter 64

04:40


Chapter 65
Chapter 65

03:31


Chapter 66
Chapter 66

05:54


Chapter 67
Chapter 67

05:41


Chapter 68
Chapter 68

03:54


Chapter 69
Chapter 69

03:59


Chapter 70
Chapter 70

03:53


Chapter 71
Chapter 71

04:38


Chapter 72
Chapter 72

05:05