The Kindle eBook of The Second Garden is now availble at Amazon.com! Click here to preview/purchase. The paperback version is also linked there now, free shipping with a Prime membership.
Read the first chapter here
Here is one of the photos that inspired the settings for the book. This is in Kiplin Hall, a house near Richmond, England that dates to the 1620s. Many of its rooms have been restored and are open to the public.
Click on the picture to see a history of the estate and an image gallery.