A brand new volume from Katherine Forbes. And her many fans will be glad to know that she has returned to the scandalous goings on in the 19th century. There are some familiar characters and some new ones.
In 'The Wager' Adam Bestwood puts his wife up as a stake in a bet on a ponygirl race. And it looks like he's going to lose her...
In 'Breaking Eliza', a beautiful slave girl is sold to a merciless new owner.
As always her heroines have it as tough as Katherine can make it! But the scenes of pony races and the bed hopping among the rich are as vividly portrayed as ever.