Books The Windflower by Laura London Paperback, 534 pages, Grand Central Pub, List Price: $8 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleThe WindflowerAuthorLaura London Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon iBooks Independent Booksellers NPR Summary Determined to aid the cause of American freedom, lovely Merry Wilding embarks on a dangerous mission to England only to fall into the hands of Devon Crandall, a pirate and mysterious British spy. Genres: Romance Historical Fiction Fiction Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about The Windflower 100 Best Books Happy Ever After: 100 Swoon-Worthy Romances July 29, 2015 It's the NPR Books Summer of Love, so to celebrate, we asked our readers to nominate their favorite romances. And the results are in: 100 love stories to help every reader find a happy ever after. Review Summer of Love Return Of A Classic Romance: 'The Windflower' Sails Again May 1, 2014 For years, scarce copies of Laura London's 1984 romance The Windflower were treasured by readers. Reviewer Sarah Wendell hails its reissue and explains the concept of "Good Book Noise."