Thurston Hey is the man around whom this charming rustic tale develops against an unfolding backdrop of civil war in the 1600s in rural England. From Thurston's childhood unhappiness through to his adulthood interwoven with other village characters of different classes and loyalties, the main character is set off on a path ultimately overcoming tragedy with triumph on his voyage of self-discovery and as he tries to win Elspet, the woman of his dreams. A Memorable Man is a compelling historical story about self discovery and how people relate to one ather with the ultimate triumph of good over evil, its message as relevant today as when the drama is set. The tale moves around and does t necessarily follow a predictable route; A Memorable Man will hold your attention until the end.
Gill Gascoigne has always had a keen interest in people, history and writing and these passions come together in her first book A Memorable Man, fulfilling a lifelong ambition to be published writer. Gill is married with a son and daughter and a grandson who shares her passion for storytelling!