In eighteenth-century Sussex, a young girl seeks revenge for the death of her father – an intoxicating historical novel from the acclaimed author of In Love and War.

Available from 3 February 2022

About the Author

Alex Preston was born in 1979. He lives in Kent. He is the prize-winning author of four novels and a book of nature writing. He writes for The Telegraph, The Economist and Harper's Bazaar and reviews books for the Observer’s New Review. He co-founded the Corfu Literary Festival and is patron of Oxford and Wealden Literary Festivals. He studied English under Tom Paulin at Hertford College, Oxford, and holds a PhD on Violence in the Modern Novel from UCL. He is @ahmpreston on Twitter.