In this steamy historical romance (short novella) a vicar's daughter marries a handsome army captain but they are separated by war and the brutality of men, with little hope of reconciliation.
Mrs. Thorne is a woman with no past ...
After fulfilling her life long dream of marrying Captain Lewis, Mrs. Lydia Lewis survives a brutal evening and is forced run from the family home. A longtime friend, the Duke of Halmesbury, provides refuge and she reinvents herself as Mrs. Thorne, the ducal housekeeper, forced to bury the memories of her previous life and her lost love.
Captain Lewis won't give up the woman he loves ...
Captain Jacob Lewis fulfills his heart's desire by eloping with his childhood friend only to be separated and sent to war on the continent. He returns home to find his bride missing and his household in turmoil. Resolutely he begins his search for the only woman he has ever loved, and he is not giving her up once he finds her.
Can be read as a standalone book or as part of the Inconvenient Brides series of Regency romance books.
Content Warning: this story contains an assault, but do not worry because the heroine prevails ;)
What readers are saying:
"A wonderful tale of undying love and devotion. For someone to keep looking even after years apart, is a wonderful book." - Goodreads Reviewer.
"Short but sweet story about true love's staying power." - Goodreads Reviewer.
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This was a great story!!
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