After a turbulent early life and two abusive marriages, divorcee Lucille Brown has battled hard to find her feet. Now all she asks is a second chance. When Oxford don Walter arrives in her life, the sexual chemistry is tangible, yet the gulf between them seems impassable. But hard lessons and new opportunites await them both.
“Barbara Lorna Hudson is a very good wrter and her dedication to her craft is outstanding.” Rosie Millard, journalist and novelist.
“A classy, fast-paced but insightful novel about a woman’s search for security after many brickbats in her previous life. The psychological scenes are believable and accurate.” Brian Sheldon, author and Emeritus Professor of Applied Socia Research, University of Exeter.