description: Promised to one . . . Betrothed to another . . . Swept away by the one man she can never have On the eve of her twenty-first birthday, Ivy Bowden has much to anticipate. Engaged to be married to the man her father has chosen for her, Ivy dreams of a secure, contented future. But when she finds herself in the arms of the mysterious Colin Richmond, recently returned from India, her world is thrown into complete disarray. Nothing is as it should be, and suddenly Ivy??s future???even her very identity???is in question. Ivy must choose to submit to her family??s choice, follow the leading of her willful heart . . . or obey her Father??s will.
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|Period Accuracy||: 4|
|Beauty of the Romance||: 5|
|Cohesion and freshness of the plot||: 3|
|Visibility of the Inspirational Message||: 5|