Daphne´s having the worst time in her life, not only has her father passed, but her guardian is a pirate prepared to marry her off or ship her off to Bedlam.
At her wits end, she reaches out to her childhood friend.
Bartholomew returned from the war a broken man, he not only lost a leg, his twin brother was killed in the same attack. Trying to drown his sorrows doesn´t work, but hiding away does the trick. Until Daphne asks for his help.
Can a sham betrothal become something more?
Historical romance in a fast paced combo with feelings and fluff.
A bit slow in the beginning, but the end made up for it.
Disclaimer: I received a free copy of this book in return for an honest review.