The Flame and the Flower
Doomed to a life of unending toil, Heather Simmons fears for her innocence—until a shocking, desperate act forces her to flee. . . and to seek refuge in the arms of a virile and dangerous stranger.
A lusty adventurer married to the sea, Captain Brandon Birmingham courts scorn and peril when he abducts the beautiful fugitive from the tumultuous London dockside. But no power on Earth can compel him to relinquish his exquisite prize. For he is determined to make the sapphire-eyed prize. For he is determined to make the sapphire-eyed lovely his woman. . .and to carry her off to far, uncharted realms of sensuous, passionate love.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - LarissaGBrown - LibraryThing
I hesitated about the star rating. This is acknowledged to be the first historical romance that sparked the entire genre. In my own romantic novel, I titled one of my chapters Flowers & Flame in ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - bookwormdreams - LibraryThing
Interesting well-written historical romance. Heather was a little bit irritating as a character because I don't like simpering helpless females, but she grows a little backbone in the end... Read full review