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The Talisman

*Following the 30th Anniversary edition of The Legacy comes the thrilling sequel, The Talisman, from bestselling screenwriter and author of The Dirty Dozen, Lynda La Plante.

The Talisman is the key to a fortune, or so the tradition says. Each new generation can benefit if they remain selfless enough.

Evelyne and Juliana, the fourth generation, are still haunted by the family's past. Edward inherited his father's looks - and his curse - while Alex's quest for revenge will fuel an empire. 

But a fortune can make people ruthless - and a family can hit you where it hurts. 

This is the passionate story of a family's live and fortunes and the curse that forged their names . . .

***Lynda La Plante's Widows is now a major motion picture***

Praise for Lynda La Plante

'Lynda La Plante practically invented the thriller' Karin Slaughter

'Classic Lynda - a fabulous read' Martina Cole

'Satisfyingly full of twists and turns' The Independent

'A rare ring of authenticity' Sunday Telegraph

'An absorbingly twisty plot' Guardian
 

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Lynda La Plante's many novels, including the Prime Suspect series, have all been international bestsellers.  She is an honorary fellow of the British Film Institute and a member of the UK Crime Writers Awards Hall of Fame.  She was awarded a CBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours list in 2008.  She runs her own television production company and lives in London and Easthampton, New York.  Visit her website at LaplanteBooks.com.

  • Publisher: Simon & Schuster UK (June 13, 2019)
  • Length: 752 pages
  • ISBN13: 9781471175879

‘Classic Lynda, a fabulous read’

– Martina Cole

'Lynda La Plante practically invented the thriller. She is without a doubt one of the best writers working today'
 

– Karin Slaughter

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