"This is a beautifully written story that will appeal to fans of Jane Austen." ~Kristen Stieffel, freelance editor "A recommended read for your next carriage ride." ~ Catherine Bonham For uprooted orphan Elizabeth Corrington, nothing in life stays the same for long, not even home or family. When a new heartbreak brings her to live with her eccentric grandfather on the magnificent Shadowfield Estate, Elizabeth discovers not only the stability she has longed for, but also a world of freedom, adventure, imagination, and unexpected friendships. This new happiness is threatened, however, by a manipulative uncle with plans for her home and future. With the estate and her own fate on the line, Elizabeth must overcome the insecurities of her past and learn to fight for what - and whom - she loves.