"Beautifully interestingly written tale, with a wonderful knowledge of Vancouver Island that only comes from living there or researching it very well. In the right hands, the book would translate into one terrifically interesting screenplay and m..."
"As Mr. Bryson ages crankily he reveals a huge downfall to his travelling personality that is not that much fun to read about anymore. Does he think he is more entitled to be visiting destinations on his long must-do lists that thousands of tourist..."
At the end of the Second World War, Cyril Conroy combines luck and a single canny investment to begin an enormous real estate empire, propelling his family from poverty to enormous wealth. His first order of business is to buy the Dutch House, a...