hundred years after he was about to die on a Napoleonic battlefield, Nick
Falcott, soldier and aristocrat, wakes up in a hospital bed in modern London.
The Guild, an entity that controls time travel, showers him with life’s
advantages. But Nick yearns for home and for one brown-eyed girl, lost now down
the centuries. Then the Guild asks him to break its own rule. It needs Nick to
go back to 1815 to fight the Guild’s enemies and to find something called the
1815, Julia Percy mourns the death of her beloved grandfather, an earl who
could play with time. On his deathbed he whispers in her ear: “Pretend!”
Nick returns home as if from the dead, older than he should be and battle
scarred, Julia begins to suspect that her very life depends upon the secrets
Grandfather never told her. Soon enough Julia and Nick are caught up in an
adventure that stretches up and down the river of time. As their knowledge of
the Guild and their feelings for each other grow, the fate of the future itself
is hanging in the balance. Download and start listening now!