2014 edition: Revised, re-edited, re-covered
Set in the opulent world of the aristocracy, Lucinda Brant delivers another delicious 18th century romantic experience. High drama, witty prose, a deft palette of historical detail, and a weave of subplots will keep you mesmerized from beginning to end.
England, 1763. The Earl of Salt Hendon and squires daughter Jane Despard share a secret past of mistrust and heartache. Forced into a marriage neither wants, the patient and ever optimistic Jane believes love conquers all; the Earl will take some convincing. Enter Diana St. John, who will go to extremes, even murder, to hold the Earls attention. Can the newlyweds overcome past prejudices and sinister opposition to fall in love all over again?
SALT HENDON series book 1
Non explicit (mild sensuality)
Story length 117,000 words