A True Story
Orphans Of The Storm by Celia Imrie is a thrilling and powerful historical novel based on fact.
It is set around the early 1900’s in France, London, on board the ill-fated Titanic and in New York City. As the storm physically rages around, it is mirrored by mental anguish and a stormy relationship. The fall-out is the young boys.
The novel is a compelling read. The leading lady is well drawn, capturing the reader’s heart as her marriage falls apart. Her strength of character shines through as she seeks a divorce, virtually unheard of at the beginning of the twentieth century.
As the action moves to onboard the Titanic, the reader reads with dread and intrepidation as we know what is coming.Continue reading