A USEFUL AFFAIR
In order to save her parents
from debtors prison, Hattie Wall
is forced to marry a wealthy merchant,
Mr. Bernard Leggit. The despicable,
old and dangerous Leggit takes
delight in showing off his young and
beautiful wife in order to be accepted
by the ton.
When Leggit compels Hattie to dally
with the socially prominent and handsome Marquis of Granville, the marquis plays along for his own reasons.
But when they discover their
love for one other, Granville must
keep Hattie safely away from her
With a complex storyline, Cameron manages to bring all her characters
into play for an enjoyable and often compelling read. SENSUAL (Mar., 394