by Samantha Kaye
Sérolène is sent to the convent in Troyes, shattered by the tragic voyage to France. As the vicomtesse suffers in isolation, her family arranges for her to wed a well-heeled suitor. Far to the south in Gascony, a stranger is left on the doorstep of the public hospital. Is he a criminal, seeking to take advantage of a family's tragic loss? Or has the hero of the Fantassin miraculously survived?