By Mira Stables
John Longden bestowed the names of three admirable qualities on his daughters: Clemency, Prudence and Faith.
But when he invested in romantically titled mining concerns, he found himself in grave difficulties. His daughters’ efforts to restore the family’s fortunes in an age which did not encourage young ladies to earn their own living was met with strong opposition, especially from Piers Kennedy, formerly a Captain in the Royal Navy.
Danger and uncertainty lie ahead…
Mira Stables is the author of many historical fiction novels, including The Byram Succession, The Swynden Necklace, and Golden Barrier.