Back Bay (Peter Fallon #1)
The powerful Pratts have searched for generations for a lost family possessiona breathtaking Paul Revere treasure. A centuries-spanning tale of romance, greed, lust, and murder reissued to tie-in with the paperback release of Martin's latest bestseller Cape Cod, featured above....more
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Peter Fallon is a Harvard PhD student, struggling to finish his dissertation. While researching his topic, he gets drawn into the mystery of a Paul Revere tea set, missing for over 150 years. As he attempts to find the tea set, its long history stretching back to 1789 is slowly revealed.
There were things I really liked ...more
This is a complex story that weaves historical events with a contemporary thriller/mystery-type plot. Peter Fallon is a present day student/historian working on his PhD and becomes entangled in a 200 year old mystery concerning a s ...more
Loved the way he weaved the story back and forth between the past from the 1780's through the 1950's) and the present.
Loose ends all tied up nicely.
But....the ending was a little disappointing for me. Why? boom-boom, it's over, done. With the build up I had expected more.
Will I read any of his other books?
He did say in the interview that he has gotten to be a better story teller over the years.
So yes, I will read his other bo ...more
Read this book in 2 days & loved it! Can't wait to read the next in the series, Harvard Yard. I had a hard time putting this one ...more