SIGNET gets off to a wonderful start with THE BARTERED HEART (4.5), another provocative, uniquely imagined romance from the pen of their newest superstar, Nancy Butler. When a handsome lord finds himself in financial hot water, he decides to repair the family fortune by courting a rich widow. But it is an innocent young girl who captures his heart when she rescues him from her rapscallion stepbrothers. Will he choose money or love? Ms. Butlers mesmerizing characterizations and rich emotional texture elevate this tale into a remarkable reading experience.

Reviewed by: 
Melinda Helfer