About the Book
1900. Twin boys: one black, one white - brutally separated when they were babies. On her deathbed, Malaki’s mother Beth reveals to her son that he has a white twin brother called Isaac. She asks Malaki to promise to find him. He leaves his new wife Izzy and his idyllic life at Pendragon Hall in Somerset, to set sail to America in search of Isaac. Malaki encounters racism, hardship, corruption and cruelty; on his journey across America. His reunion with Isaac is not what he had hoped, and he returns home a broken man. Will he ever find redemption? 2014. Joe Houghton - owner of Cotton Wood Plantation and a high - flying business man in New York. His life seems cursed by his ancestors – which engulfs his family and future. In this gripping novel, Malaki’s quest, and its repercussions, echo down the generations. Praise for – The Legacy. ‘A fast-paced, captivating and unforgettable must-read story. Mardi Marsh is a truly inspiring writer. I am looking forward to reading her next book – Malaki.’ Emma Poppard.
About the Author
Mardi Marsh author of – ‘The Legacy,’ has now published ‘Malaki’ - the sequel. Mardi has always loved telling stories; taking people into another world. She loves the process, from first writing down her idea - to holding the first printed copy in her hand. Mardi lives with her husband Bob (they are both twins.) She lives on the south coast and enjoys walking along the beach: where she gains inspiration for her novels. Mardi and her husband enjoy spending time with their three grown up children and grandchildren, Jessica, Ewan, Sam & Ellie.