When Lucy Dean - eighteen, with no money - marries James Buchanan - a man of thirty-four with a great fortune -it is anything but a happy match. For James is hopelessly in love with his wife while Lucy - too young, too serious and too determined to sacrifice happiness to duty - doesn't know what love means. Then the Great War comes, and Lucy's heart wakens, with truly shattering results for them both.
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'Among the dross that constitutes the Liverpool saga market for women, Howard's enjoyable 19th-century historical romance of crossed love shines out. ( Daily Mail, 3.1.97)
Her thousands of fans recognise the artistry of a ture storyteller ( Lancashire Life)
Poignant and well-plotted, this is the book to curl up with to shut out troubles.' ( Woman's Realm on BEYOND THE SHINING WATER)
Audrey Howard returns to the fells of the Lake District with an unforgettable story of a star-crossed marriage.
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Book Description 1999-02-28., 1999. Book Condition: New. Hodder Paperbacks. New Ed. Paperback. Book: GOOD. 544pp. . Bookseller Inventory # NF-1698716