The Angry Tide is the seventh book in the Poldark series written by Winston Graham, and I must say, it was another great addition to a series that is complex and heartfelt. The Angry Tide is a major game changer and in a sense it also marks the end of Ross and Demelza’s time as the eighth book jumps forward to 1810 with the attention beginning to …

The “twisted sword” referred to in the book’s title is a metaphor for the pain suffered by those members of the Poldark clan who survive the famous One Hundred Days of panic and bloodshed. This book explores dark undertones in a world where propriety is placed above decency and expectations of others are more important than one’s own life. Title: The Angry Tide: A Novel of Cornwall, 1789-1799 (Poldark 7) (Large Print Edition) Author(s): Winston Graham ISBN: 0-85997-391-3 / 978-0-85997-391-5 (UK edition)