After the tragic deaths of their parents, Magdalen and Norah discover the devastating news that they are both illegitimate and not entitled to any inheritance.
Norah is forced to become a governess to earn her keep but Magdalen has grander plans and embarks on an elaborate scheme of revenge against her cold-hearted relatives.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 784 pages
- Publisher: Vintage Publishing
- Publication Date: 03/09/2009
- Category: Classic fiction (pre c 1945)
- ISBN: 9780099519027