By Helen Klein Ross
compelled by means of condition to renounce the child for adoption, Bridey unearths paintings as a maid for the Hollingworth kinfolk at a lavish, sprawling property. it is the sunrise of a brand new century: cutting edge applied sciences are rising, women's roles are altering, and Bridey is emboldened via the promise of a clean commence. She cares for the Hollingworth little ones as though they have been her personal, till a mysterious dying adjustments Bridey and the loved ones ceaselessly. for many years, the negative secrets and techniques of Bridey's prior proceed to hang-out the kin. And right now, the youngest Hollingworth makes a connection that eventually brings those darkish ghost tales into the sunshine.
informed in interweaving timelines and wealthy with exact background, romance and darkish secrets and techniques, Helen Klein Ross' THE LATECOMERS spans a century of the United States existence and reminds us all that we will be able to by no means actually go away the prior behind.