Lord Muck and Lady Alice by Isabella Hargreaves

Book 1 in the Stations of the Heart Series series

Australia, 1868. Self-made man James Forrester escaped from poverty in England. Now he’s wealthy, but called ‘Lord Muck’ due to his lowly origins. He hires sophisticated governess Alice Lethbridge to ensure his daughter is accepted in society; but he doesn’t expect to fall in love with Alice. Just as the forces of colonial society unite to bankrupt James, he discovers Alice’s secret, destroying everything he believed about her. Can Alice save James from ruin and win back his love?

If you love sweet Victorian romance, then try this story set in colonial Australia – book one of the ‘Stations of the Heart' Series.

“A wonderful story of class, character, and of course, charm.” Amazon Reviewer