The Lady's Guide to Celestial Mechanics (Feminine Pursuits Series #1)

The Lady's Guide to Celestial Mechanics (Feminine Pursuits Series #1)

by Olivia Waite

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Overview

As Lucy Muchelney watches her ex-lover’s sham of a wedding, she wishes herself anywhere else. It isn’t until she finds a letter from the Countess of Moth, looking for someone to translate a groundbreaking French astronomy text, that she knows where to go. Showing up at the Countess’ London home, she hoped to find a challenge, not a woman who takes her breath away.

Catherine St Day looks forward to a quiet widowhood once her late husband’s scientific legacy is fulfilled. She expected to hand off the translation and wash her hands of the project—instead, she is intrigued by the young woman who turns up at her door, begging to be allowed to do the work, and she agrees to let Lucy stay. But as Catherine finds herself longing for Lucy, everything she believes about herself and her life is tested.

While Lucy spends her days interpreting the complicated French text, she spends her nights falling in love with the alluring Catherine. But sabotage and old wounds threaten to sever the threads that bind them. Can Lucy and Catherine find the strength to stay together or are they doomed to be star-crossed lovers?

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780062931788
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date: 06/25/2019
Series: Feminine Pursuits Series , #1
Sold by: HARPERCOLLINS
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 336
Sales rank: 63,738
File size: 909 KB

About the Author

Olivia Waite writes historical romance, fantasy, and science fiction. She is also the monthly romance columnist for the Seattle Review of Books, where she writes reviews of romances old and new and thoughtful essays on the genre's history and future. To learn more and sign up for her newsletter, please visit www.oliviawaite.com.

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