In this historical romance set in nineteenth century New England, Violet Hawthorne is forced into an engagement with a taciturn acquaintance—Vance Everstone—in order to salvage her good name. However, with danger stalking her and this new fiancé who hides both his emotion and his past, Violet must decide who to trust—and who to leave behind.

 About the Author

DAWN CRANDALL is also the author of The Hesitant Heiress, the 2015 ACFW Carol Award Finalist for Debut Novel and recipient of the 2015 Gayle Wilson Award of Excellence in the Inspirational Category, and The Bound Heart, recipient of the 2015 Clash of the Titles Laurel Award. She lives in Fort Wayne, Indiana.