Set in St Petersburg during the Russian Revolution, a sweeping novel of love and loss as one woman fights for her own personal survival - and for the man she loves. By the acclaimed author of Blood Royal and Queen of Silks.
Vanora Bennett is an author and journalist who has covered political, military and religious conflicts in unstable countries around the world. She has written six previous books- four historical novels and two non-fiction books about her experiences. She lives in North London with her husband and two sons. To find out more, visit www.vanorabennett.com
"a rich gorgeous broth of passion and danger ... I was swept away by the meticulous set-dressing, epic plot and unashamed romanticism" Saga Magazine "a tale of thundering passions set in the Russian Revolution ... Historical fiction at its best." -- Kate Saunders The Times