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by Ann Barker
Florence lives in poverty with her miserly father, who intends to leave her destitute after his death. But what he doesn't know is that the seemingly worthless shares he bequeaths to Florence will appreciate & leave her mistress of a fortune. Longing for adventure she goes to Bath under the assumed name Lady Firenza Le Grey.
Hardcover, 224 pages
Published October 1st 2005 by Robert Hale & Company
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It took far, far too long to get into the story. I think her dreary circumstances could have been told quicker and the book would be better for it. I really liked the story though. It's another one of those clean regency romance novels that I so love. *sigh* I'm hopeless.