The PursuitBook - 2003
Edward Steele is at last on his way home and determined tobe in Collingbourne before Christmasa'but that was before he met Denley andOsborne. Sailing from Africa to England,Edward meets these two very different men aboard ship. Osborne chooses toignore everyone while Denley and Edward find themselves much together. But astheir journey continues, Denley begins to feel unwell. By the time the shipstops in Lisbon, Portugal,he is very sick indeed. Not able to ignore his traveling companiona's plight, Edward abandonshis goal of going home and disembarks with Denley and Osborne. He never dreamsthat his association with them will lead to the mysterious Nicola Bettencourt,a woman who captivates and confounds him in equal measures.
Publisher: Eugene, Or. : Harvest House, c2003.
Characteristics: 296 p. ; 21 cm.