Miss Whittier Makes a List by Carla Kelly
Approx. 79,170 words.
Published on November 14, 2012 by
Hannah Whittier is a passenger on a voyage from Massachusetts to South Carolina. To while away the hours, she composes a list of qualities she wants in a husband. Boredom will soon be the least of her worries. Her ship is sunk by the French, and she is rescued by the arrogant yet dashing Captain Spark of the Royal Navy. Forced to sail to England, she discovers that her “list” matters not a whit.