The work of a mesmerising storyteller' Daily Telegraph
Vicky van Zale's fight for survival against the three men who use her as a pawn in their struggles for wealth and power begins when her millionaire father manipulates her into an arranged marri
Grippingly readable - Sunday TIMES
One of the most original novelists writing today - COSMOPOLITAN
Susan Howatch was born in Surrey in 1940. After taking a degree in law she emigrated to America where she married, had a daughter and embarked on a career as a writer. She left in 1976 and lived in the Republic of Ireland for four years before returning to England. She lives in London.