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

Open Road Media - 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. Joseph and his family settle in a rural Pennsylvania village, but his wife, Hilda, is unhappy and longs to return to England. 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.

Their shy and sensitive younger son, is also homesick, but what troubles him most is the cruelty and violence he sees in his older brother, Martin, Ernest. 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. 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.

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. As the years pass, Ernest proves himself invaluable to Barbour & Bouchard. Ruthless and ambitious, he takes what he wants. 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.

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The Eagles Gather: A Novel The Barbours and Bouchards Series Book 2

Open Road Media - Worse, he hatches a plot involving his sister, Celeste, whose innocence he had vowed to always protect. In the decade after world war I, Jules Bouchard prepares to leave controlling interest in his global munitions enterprise to his son Armand. It’s not long before Christopher commits financial treachery in an effort to unseat his brother.

While christopher’s machinations and Armand’s countermoves threaten to tear the family apart, hope emerges from a distant relative who seems to possess the noble character of his ancestors. But are his intentions as honorable as they seem? New york times bestseller: in the “undeniably powerful” sequel to Dynasty of Death, a new generation of Bouchards battles over the family empire The New York Times Book Review.

The Eagles Gather: A Novel The Barbours and Bouchards Series Book 2 - But the inheritance comes with a warning: Armand’s ruthless brothers, Emile and Christopher, will be gunning for him.

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The Final Hour: A Novel The Barbours and Bouchards Series Book 3

Open Road Media - This, one of taylor caldwell’s most subtle romances, awakens Henri’s compassion even as it threatens his grip on the Bouchard dynasty. Henri bouchard has grown into a ruthless tycoon, but when he sees the threat to America, he throws himself into the war effort with single-minded determination. At stake was control of the family’s vast conglomerate spanning the armament, airplane, and automobile industries.

Peter bouchard journeyed from afar to intervene in the power struggle between Armand and Christopher Bouchard. In the final chapter of the saga that began with Dynasty of Death and The Eagles Gather, a global munitions empire must take sides in World War II.  . Peter warns that the coming conflict will be one of the darkest chapters in human history—but the Bouchards have always profited in dark times.

The Final Hour: A Novel The Barbours and Bouchards Series Book 3 - Now peter and his wife, celeste, have returned from Europe, where the winds of war are blowing once again. A “sprawling .  .  . As he battles bureaucracy and rival powers within his own family, he finds himself drawn to Celeste, the woman he once loved. Lush” novel that captures the clamor and uncertainty of the years before the Second World War, The Final Hour is a fitting conclusion to the trilogy that stands as one of Caldwell’s finest achievements Kirkus Reviews.

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Let Love Come Last: A Novel

Open Road Media - 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. 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.

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. As william’s business empire grows, so too does his insatiable need to be loved and admired.    . 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.

Let Love Come Last: A Novel - 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. William’s wife, ursula, tries to fill their ostentatious home with warmth and common sense, but her efforts are destined to backfire.

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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.  .  . Until she moved away. Now, she has returned and is planning to marry another man, someone very close to Edward. 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.

A man does not become powerful without making enemies, and as his family life begins to unravel, a day of reckoning is nearing. His need to succeed at all costs drives him to take on this latest challenge, more debt, along with more mortgages, 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. The son of a socialist german shopkeeper, Edward Enger has one dream: to turn his father’s modest delicatessen into an empire. Yet something is keeping him from enjoying his extraordinary good fortune.

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. 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.

But his success comes at a great cost in this towering novel of love and sacrifice by one of our most gifted storytellers.

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Bright Flows the River: A Novel

Open Road Media - He is on suicide watch, barely able to recognize his wife and two adult children. Now, james is a celebrated British psychiatrist determined to repay the favor and bring his old friend back from the brink. But he did not die.  . On a stormy, windswept night, Guy Jerald tried to kill himself. 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.

Shifting between the past and the present, in which a powerful, Bright Flows the River is a story of faith, friendship, and the road not taken, successful man may finally get the chance to become the person he long ago dreamed he could be. During one of the most harrowing battles of World War II, Guy saved the life of fellow soldier James Meyer.

Bright Flows the River: A Novel - 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. But a visitor from his distant past will open the floodgates. 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.

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This Side of Innocence: A Novel

Open Road Media - Jerome lindsey and his foster brother, Alfred, couldn’t be more different. 1 new york times bestseller: a saga of power, greed, and illicit love set in the Gilded Age of upstate New York. The son of a wealthy banker in upstate New York, Jerome leaves home for a life of extravagance and adventure, seducing countless women along the way.

But the more he schemes against her, the closer he’s drawn to her. Now, jerome and amalie will discover the thin line between love and hate—and that a moment of passion can have a lifetime’s worth of consequences. A mesmerizing tale of forbidden desire and a brilliant portrait of small-town America during the Reconstruction Era, This Side of Innocence is “a masterful piece of storytelling” from one of the twentieth century’s most beloved authors The Philadelphia Inquirer.

This Side of Innocence: A Novel - Meanwhile, alfred becomes an executive at the family bank and his adoptive father’s heir apparent.  . After his wife dies, alfred shows little interest in remarrying—until he meets Amalie Maxwell, the ravishing and headstrong daughter of a tenant farmer. Fearing that his inheritance is at stake, Jerome returns home to expose Amalie as a shameless gold digger.

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Tender Victory: A Novel

Open Road Media -  . Upon learning they have no homes or families to return to, Fletcher decides to bring them to America. To his dismay, his coal-mining community of Barryfield, Pennsylvania, greets this makeshift family with prejudice and distrust. Fletcher’s commitment to raising the children according to their individual faiths—two Protestant, two Catholic, and one Jewish—meets with horrific levels of intolerance.

Beneath the town’s placid surface run buried religious divisions. New york times bestseller: the “touching and effective” story of an American minister who returns home from WWII with five orphaned Holocaust survivors The New York Times. Johnny fletcher serves wounded soldiers from the battlefield as a military chaplain  during World War II.

Tender Victory: A Novel - Together with lorry summerfield, the beautiful, disillusioned daughter of Barryfield’s most powerful figure, Fletcher must try to awaken the townspeople to the better angels of their nature before it’s too late. His forté is spiritual solace in the darkest of times, but his life changes when he performs a public heroic act: facing down an angry mob intent on attacking five young Holocaust survivors.

Dealing with such prejudice turns more sinister still when a local newspaper publisher cynically uses the story for his own purposes. Rev.

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Testimony of Two Men: A Novel

Open Road Media - 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. 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.

He is also a man who feels abandoned by God, his family, his church, and his friends. When he was acquitted, many believed he had bought his freedom. The scion of a powerful old eastern family, Jonathan hired the best attorneys money could buy. As jonathan continues to be pilloried by the town, a new series of accusations are leveled at him.

Testimony of Two Men: A Novel - Jonathan ferrier was accused of killing his beautiful young wife after she died following a botched abortion. Author taylor caldwell’s bestselling novel touches on faith, and the then-new field of mental health as it tells a mesmerizing tale of desire, religion, betrayal, and love that can destroy or redeem.

Hambledon, pennsylvania, is still reeling from the sensational murder trial that shattered the peace of the bucolic hamlet less than a year ago. Robert morgan, idealistic doctor, a young, is determined to make up his own mind about the accused’s innocence or guilt. But haunted by his wife’s death, Jonathan still strives to heal the judgmental people of his divided town.

Now, he has returned home to sell his practice and move on.

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Answer as a Man: A Novel

Open Road Media - With world war i looming on the horizon, Jason begins to make his way in Belleville’s burgeoning business world. Fourteen-year-old jason aloysius Garrity is now of age to work full-time in a Pennsylvania coal factory, earning four dollars a week. 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.

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.

Answer as a Man: A Novel - His family left their hardscrabble life in Ireland to create a better one in America.  . 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. 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.

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Time No Longer: A Novel

Open Road Media - Before gerda and eric can escape to America, Eric is arrested by the Gestapo. Karl and kurt’s younger sister, is engaged to Eric Rheinhardt, Gerda, a German Jew. But can she rescue her husband, and thirsting for revenge? as she seeks answers, unknowingly thrusting herself into harm’s way, Therese will discover the powerful ties that bind German to Jew, who is rapidly becoming like their beleaguered Rhineland—inconsolable, frightened, and come to realize that the only one way to save Karl is to save Germany.

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’s twin brother, a distinguished scientist, has already pledged his allegiance to the Third Reich, Kurt, a regime that Karl finds cruel and oppressive.

Then the unthinkable happens, and in the wake of searing tragedy, Karl cuts all ties with his brother. 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.

Time No Longer: A Novel -    . A onetime candidate for the Nobel Prize for Literature, eat, he is no longer able to write, or sleep. She knows she must get her husband away from the madness that is now Germany. But these are dangerous times for Germany, whose poor and downtrodden have been seduced by an Austrian sign painter named Adolf Hitler.

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