MELVIN, Marci Lin
Title: Fortress of Her Heart. signed.
Publisher:  Dreamcatcher Publishing, Saint John, NB, 2005, ISBN:1894372662
Seller ID: 71120
MELVIN, Marci Lin. The Fortress of Her Heart. Saint John, NB: Dreamcatcher Publishing, (2005). First Printing. Pp. (6),1-292,(6). 8vo, illustrated bluish card covers. The Nova Scotian author's novel set amid the backdrop of Seven Years' War Louisbourg. "Louisbourg, 1758: When the governor of the French Fortress of Louisbourg decrees that all unmarried women in the Fortressshall be wed before the English lay siege to it once again, Genevieve Henr y is adamant that she will not go to the Chapelle. She has been abandoned at the altar once; she will not be humiliated again. But her mother prevailsupon her, and she goes. As the priest snuffs the candles, Genevieve is dra gged unwilling to the altar by a stranger who is no stranger: Gabriel LeBon, the man who jilted her 10 years ago. Can Genevieve open the fortress of her heart to a man she suspsects is a spy for the English?" - from rear. Vg.Signed by the author on the title page. 10.00