"Sparkling" (The Independent
"Georgette Heyer is unbeatable" (India Knight)
"My favourite historical novelist - stylish, romantic, sharp, and witty. Her sense of period is superb, her heroines are enterprising, and her heroes dashing. I owe her many happy hours" (Margaret Drabble)
"Wonderful characters, elegant, witty writing, perfect period detail, and rapturously romantic. Georgette Heyer achieves what the rest of us only aspire to" (Katie Fforde)
A dashing tale of romance and heroism told by one of the bestselling and greatest historical novelists of all time.