New York Times bestselling author Lisa Kleypas graduated from Wellesley College with a political science degree. She's a RITA award-winning author of both historical romance and contemporary women's fiction. She lives in Washington State with her husband Gregory and their two children.
"The novel's parade of complicated characters is set against a
compelling backdrop of Victorian England, with all the fashion and
technological changes of the era. Kleypas is a masterful writer,
and her latest offering will be welcomed by fans old and
new."--Kirkus Reviews (starred
"Picking up where Cold-Hearted Rake leaves off, this engaging tale brings class bias, illegitimacy, and assorted social issues of the Victorian era into sharp focus and seamlessly continues the series while hinting at escapades to come. Beautifully done."--Library Journal