It is almost Michaelmas and Louisa’s mom, starting to melancholy of discovering her daughter an appropriate husband, fills their huge residence with eligible gents. Agnes, in the meantime, has taken up place of dwelling in a cottage at the property with a widow to whom she has lately turn into spouse. the 2 events mingle with unforeseen and infrequently now not altogether satisfied results.
As with Bowness’s past books, this one has lots of wit in addition to deeply realised characters whose dilemmas and emotions are defined with sensitivity and warmth.
Praise for Bowness contains: ‘The author’s nice energy is in developing characters which grab your interest’; and ‘a Regency romance within the previous vein of no intercourse and Ms Austen type of prose, notwithstanding a touch of Georgette Heyer leapt to brain the following and there.’
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