An Unlikely Suitor
Lavender Brabant is a bluestocking who finds herself drawn irresistibly to Barnabas Hammond, the adopted son of the draper in Abbot’s Quincey. Lavender is an heiress and the daughter of an Admiral. Barnabas is an enigma – his parentage is shrouded in a scandalous mystery and he is far below her on the social scale. How can Lavender follow her heart and find true happiness with her unlikely suitor?
Published in the UK in 2002 and direct only in the US in 2002. It was reprinted in the UK in 2007.