(From the publisher):
From the publisher
When Sir Perry Lampman's dearest friend is killed in an act of brave self-sacrifice, he leaves behind a sister who will be destitute without him. Although he does not love Grace Howard, Perry offers her marriage. Even when she confesses part of her scandalous past to him, he continues to press his offer. And so begins a marriage that seems doomed to unhappiness. The fact that Grace is ten years older than Perry does not help the situation.
Original title: A Promise of Spring
Genre: Fiction→ Romance→ Historical→ Regency