This is the true story of fourteen year old heiress Lady Bette, who is tricked into marrying Thynn, a dissolute and sinister fortune hunter. Weeks later Thynn is killed in the street by hired hit-men. But who is behind the murder?
“expertly explored…fascinating” Christopher Hirst INDEPENDENT 14 March 2014
“the stuff of gothic romance…in this dashing revival of the case” Iain Finlayson TIMES 22 March 2014
“as wild a ride through Restoration England as one could hope to get….an intriguing, heart-breaking story” Leah Rhyne BOOKSHOTS