In 1815, Charles Voniugh is brought up in a rich society. After Napolean attacks, Charles continues life with his wife Epoinne. But powerful forces towering over him destroy every one he loves.
Nick dame has always wanted to right a noel. Elegance and Crime mirrors his idea of a classic peice. He works in his attic in his vacation house in Granby, Massachusetts. He also has painted fine art, and all the illustrations in this book.