Christa Chalford came to Queen’s Lacey as a beautiful young bride,
deeply in love with her husband Tony. But her mother-in-law, Julia, soon
makes it clear that she will never give up her tyrannical reign as
mistress of Queen’s Lacey and that she regards Christa as an interloper.
Knowing that nothing would please Julia better than the break-up of her
marriage, Christa fights her mother-in-law with all her young strength.
So it is Tony’s brother Richard, warm-hearted, idealistic, that she
instinctively turns for solace. While Julia, the implacable enemy,
watches and waits…
A captivating love story from the 100-million-copy bestselling Queen of
Romance, first published in 1956, and available now for the first time