by Patrice Kindl
Paperback, 261 pages, Penguin Group USA, List Price: $8.99 | purchase
Your purchase helps support NPR Programming. How?
In order to support her family and maintain their ancient castle in Lesser Hoo, seventeen-year-old Althea bears the burden of finding a wealthy suitor who can remedy their financial problems.
June 21, 2013 NPR's go-to librarian recommends five "under the radar" books she thinks you should read this summer. They range from a Jane Austenesque love story to a real life, intellectual detective tale.
<iframe src="http://www.npr.org/player/embed/193871091/194132290" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no">
NPR thanks our sponsors
Become an NPR sponsor
Support The Programs You Love