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From New York Times bestselling legend and author of the Survivors' Club series comes a cherished novel about the risks and the compromises that come with falling in love.Governess and mistresshe wanted her as both.The illegitimate daughter of an English lord, Sian Jones abandoned her heritage to live in a stalwart coal mining community in South Wales. Empowered by their cause, she’s engaged to be married to the leader of a revolutionary movement that is bracing itself against the tyranny of English mine owners. But Sian’s principles are unexpectedly shaken when she accepts a job as governess under Alexander Hyatt, the mysterious Marquess of Craille, the oppressive symbol of everything she has come to resist.She never expected Alexander to upend all her expectations. He is sympathetic to her cause. He is a loving father. A man of wealth and position, he is fatally attractive. And he is offering his heart to the independent woman who has illuminated his life. Now, caught between two worlds, and between the promises and desires of two men, Sian must make a choice that will define her futureone that can only be made in the name of love.
Unable to overcome the stigma of being a lord's illegitimate daughter despite her education, Sian Jones accepts a job as governess under the wealthy Marquess of Craille, and is unable to deny the ignited passion between them. Original.
Number of Pages: 412
Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres
Sub-Genre: Historical Romance, Regency, Saga
Publisher: Penguin Group USA
Author: Mary Balogh
Street Date: March 3, 2015
Item Number (DPCI): 247-39-9546