One of Napoleon's mercenaries sent to conquer the Hospice of St. Bernard, Daniel Severin falls in love with Lorelei Le Clerq, the illegitimate daughter of King Louis XVI, who is cloistered there.
Susan gives an overview of the book:
Susan Wiggs's life is all about family, friends...and fiction. She lives at the water's edge on an island in Puget Sound, and she commutes to her writers' group in a 17-foot motorboat. She serves as author liaison for Field's End, a literary community on Bainbridge Island,...