Cynthia Harrod-Eagles

Love's Perilous Passage

Republished as Dangerous Love

Emma’s friends think she is mad to abandon her teaching career to become a governess. But she is longing for a change, and finds it at Long Hempdon, luxurious home of millionaire Herbert Akroyd. Here she faces hostility from his haughty family, especially Gavin, his effortlessly superior son. But soon Emma recognises that he alone truly cares for her charge, ten-year-old Arabella, and a tentative rapport begins between them. Then disaster strikes as she and Arabella are snatched by kidnappers. They will be killed if the money isn’t forthcoming – unless Gavin can reach them first…

ISBN 0727852302