The Black Moon - Poldark, Bk 5 Author:Winston Graham Poor George Warleggan has EVERYTHING a man could want and is NEVER satisfied. The man's paranoia and chip on the shoulder is epic. Poor Elizabeth she just doesn't get a break. And Valentine Warleggan born under a black moon is the innocent in the drama. — Demelza's two brothers, Sam and Drake, arrive to make their way in the world and... more » of course Warleggan despises them as he appears to do everyone *sigh*. Ross is less than excited at their arrival but gets Sam a job in the mine.
Elizabeth's cousin, Morwenna Chynoweth, arrives as governess to Geoffrey Charles Elizabeth's son from her earlier marriage to Francis Poldark (Ross Poldark's cousin and childhood BFF). For some reason known only to him, George Warleggan arranges a marriage to the odeous churchman Osborne Whitworth , Morwenna is repelled and disaster follows.
Dr. Enys, after losing his society girlfriend Caroline, is a surgeon aboard a warship, taken prisoner by the French. Ross Poldark, with able assist from Caroline, assembles a crew to break him out of prison.« less
IF YOU LOVE FAMILY SAGAS, THIS IS THE ULTIMATE. IT FOLLOWS SEVERAL GENERATIONS IN CORNWALL STARTING IN THE 18TH CENTURY. GREAT HISTORICAL FICTION WITH PLENTY OF DRAMA, INTRIGUE AND ROMANCE. READ THE VOLUMES IN ORDER FOR BEST ENJOYMENT!