Author :: Julian Stockwin
Series :: Thomas Kydd
First Published by :: Hodder & Stoughton
Place :: London
Format :: HC
Date :: 18 May 2017
ISBN-10 :: 1473640903
ISBN-13 :: 9781473640900

PersephoneNovember 1807. Captain Sir Thomas Kydd must sail to Lisbon to aid the Portuguese Royal Family's evacuation in the face of Napoleon's ruthless advance through Iberia. In the chaos of the threatened city an old passion is reawakened when he meets Persephone Lockwood, a beautiful and determined admiral's daughter from his past.

But the Royal Family's destination is Brazil, Perspehone's England, and it seems Kydd's chance has gone again. Only later he discovers Persephone has another suitor - and that, if he wants to win her hand, he must enter the highest echelons of London society.

Mixing with aristocracy and royalty brings other responsibilities. The Prince of Wales asks him to take temporary command of the Royal Yacht. Sailing to Yarmouth, Kydd realises they are being stalked by French privateers. The terrible threat of a prince of the blood being captured sees Kydd call on daring seamanship of the highest order.

Author: Julian Stockwin

Title: Persephone

Series: Thomas Kydd

First Published by: Hodder & Stoughton

Place: London

Format: HC

Date: 18 May 2017

ISBN-10: 1473640903

ISBN-13: 9781473640900

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