|About the Book|
Sophie looked at the big picture in the Gilt Hall. The two handsome young men looked down at her. Before her eyes one of the boys seemed to move his head. Then the other. The one with the foot on the step took it down and stretched. Sophie finds herself transported back to 1640, engaged at only 14 to a cruel and unattractive young nobleman. She meets the children of the house and her fiances handsome brother with whom she falls in love. In her effors to avoid the marriage and return to the present a series of adventures befall her, culminating in a fire which threatens to destroy the house and Sophie herself.