About the Book
Reluctantly returning to London for yet another Season, shy Nora Hamilton has nearly given up hope that she will ever find the love match she longs for. After all, the one man she does harbor feelings for—her closest friend, James—has made it perfectly clear he views her as just that: a friend. With James traveling half a world away and Nora's father pressuring her to marry for wealth and status, Nora is forced to set aside her desire for love and accept the future she has always dreaded.
Until James returns unexpectedly and Nora's feelings once again rush unbearably close to the surface. Determined to save what is left of their friendship, Nora ignores her own heart and allows herself to be swept up in the London Season, soon finding herself the object of two very different gentlemen's affections. Though she should be thrilled, both men come with a glaring fault: neither is the one man who holds her heart.
But there is much more at stake than heartbreak. When long-kept secrets are laid bare, Nora must face the fears that have plagued her all her life and decide what true love is worth.
About the Author
Joanna Barker was born and raised in northern California. She discovered her love for historical fiction after visiting England as an eleven-year-old, and subsequently read every Jane Austen book she could get her hands on. After graduating Brigham Young University with a degree in English, she worked as an acquisitions editor before devoting herself full-time to writing. She enjoys music, chocolate, and reading everything from romance to science fiction. She lives in Utah and is just a little crazy about her husband and two wild-but-loveable boys.
From page one, this sweet regency romance will charm readers. The story is about high society, London, and the Season and feeling pressured to get married. But it’s also about family, friends, and finding true love amid heartbreaking and trying secrets. This novel is sweet and captivating as readers fall in love with the characters and watch their relationships develop and change throughout the story. This is the type of story that keeps readers engaged and not wanting to set the book down with the wonderful characters, romance, and storytelling. Readers will absolutely adore this delightful regency romance story!
Genre: historical, regency, romance
Publisher: Covenant Communications
Publication date: October 1, 2019
Number of pages: 256
A review copy of this book was provided by Covenant Communications. A review was not required and all views and opinions expressed are my own.
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