By Jeanne Desautel Foster
Published: August 4, 2010.
After many years in France during the Napoleonic wars, Sophie Deauville returns to England where she hopes to find Nicholas Marcham, the boy who kissed her when she was a teenager visiting his sister. The night of the kiss her father came to take her to France and the war has kept her from returning. Now she is returning hoping to publish her Gothic novel and find the love she cannot forget.