My latest novels My latest novels Beyond the Third Garden A chance meeting of an orphan and a bereft mother at a rain forest in the foothills of the Alburz Mountains, Iran. The start of a turbulent friendship, of a journey that blossoms in a remote part of Scotland. 200729471 From the Ashes of Strife Caught in the crossfire of Iran's Islamic Revolution, the Vessali family flees to America, where they must deal with prejudice, homesickness, and adapting to a new way of life. 200729472