What is revealed when you draw back the curtain of the Greatest Show on Earth?
Easling is no stranger to opulence. As the daughter of an earl, she’s
grown up with every comfort money can buy. But when hard times befall
the family’s Yorkshire estate in the aftermath of the Great War,
Rosamund’s father sells her beloved horse, setting the stage for a
series of events that would extend beyond even her wildest dreams.
expected to marry for a title instead of love, Rosamund feels called to
a different life – one of adventure outside the confines of a ladies’
parlor. She abandons all she’s known and follows in pursuit as her horse
is shipped to the new owner – an American entertainer by the name of
John Ringling. Once introduced to the Ringling Brothers’ circus and
knowing she has much to learn, Rosamund agrees to a bareback riding
apprenticeship in the shadow of the Ringlings’ winter home—Ca’D’Zan. It
is at that mansion, in what would become the last days of the enigmatic
Mable Ringling’s life, that Rosamund finds a deeper sense of purpose in
the life she’s been given, and the awakening of faith in her heart.
a supporting cast of characters as mysterious and dazzling as the
Ringlings’ big-top world, Rosamund’s journey takes her from the
tradition of the English countryside to the last days of America’s
Roaring ‘20s—a journey that forever changes what one life might have
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