The Rich Are with You Always
Stevenson Family Saga
Author: Malcolm Macdonald
The Rich Are With You Always is the epic story of two families at the height of the railroad boom, where
the lives of the Victorian people rose economically and set in motion forces of passion and struggle that
would define a people.The gripping second novel in the classic Stevenson Family Saga from epic master
Malcolm Macdonald.At a time when fabulous fortunes could be made through the will of a strong man or
the wiles of a beautiful woman, John Stevenson's genius as a builder and his wife Nora's clear-eyed,
brilliant cunning promise to make them one of England's richest families. But as their fate becomes more
and more entwined with that of their friends the Thorntons—repressed and pious Arabella and secretive,
sex-obsessed Walter—whispers of scandal and disgrace threaten to bring them all to ruin.
"A luxuriant, wide-ranging novel... Malcolm Macdonald knows how to grip the reader..."
"Rich and exciting...the heir to R.F. Delderfield!"
"For sheer storytelling it is hard to beat Malcolm Macdonald. Each separate incident is as gripping as the
story as a whole [with] a scrupulous care for period detail."
"Engrosssing...a book to revel in!"