|About the Book|
March, 1815.The Emperor of Elba has returned and the Hundred Days has begun.Lady Sophia Hamilton has returned to England from New South Wales. Mourning the loss of her husband in the war, she retreats with her son to their ancestral home.JacquesMoreMarch, 1815.The Emperor of Elba has returned and the Hundred Days has begun.Lady Sophia Hamilton has returned to England from New South Wales. Mourning the loss of her husband in the war, she retreats with her son to their ancestral home.Jacques Decernay, of the Chasseurs Britanniques, returns to England and is promptly arrested for attempted desertion. During the court martial, a letter telling of Lady Hamilton’s encounter with him saves him from execution.Sophia and Jacques are drawn to each other, but secrets create roadblocks in the relationship.What happened to Sophia’s late husband?What is Jacques hiding in his past?Sophia’s cousin comes home to preside as trustee over the estate and the secrets compound. In the peaceful English countryside, they race to uncover the truth and fight off the advance of Napoleon Bonaparte through Europe.‘The Chase’ is a thrilling follow-up to ‘The Code of Love’ and takes us on a journey through the Hundred Days filled with intrigue and the search for truth.‘Will have readers enthralled with its complex characters, intricate plot, and richly detailed setting.’ Booklist, American Library Association‘The Chase will appeal to fans of fine writing, vivid characters, and well-drawn history.’ Historical Novel Society‘Fine suspense starring an intrepid heroine … a tense historical intrigue.’ The Best ReviewsNew Zealander Cheryl Sawyer has two masters degrees, with honors in French and English literature, and her career has included teaching, publishing, and writing. She has traveled to all the countries where her novels are set, and currently lives in Sydney, Australia. Author website: cherylhingley.comEndeavour Press is the UKs leading independent digital publisher. For more information on our titles please sign up to our newsletter at www.endeavourpress.com. Each week you will receive updates on free and discounted ebooks. Follow us on Twitter: @EndeavourPress and on Facebook via http://on.fb.me/1HweQV7. We are always interested in hearing from our readers. Endeavour Press believes that the future is now.