- By Tracy Fobes

Forbidden Garden

  • Title: Forbidden Garden
  • Author: Tracy Fobes
  • ISBN: 9780671041731
  • Page: 276
  • Format: Mass Market Paperback
  • Forbidden Garden Anne Sherwood has made her life into a safe orderly garden She draws the plants of London s famous Kew Gardens an entirely suitable occupation for a widowed lady in Queen Victoria s England Then a c

    Anne Sherwood has made her life into a safe, orderly garden She draws the plants of London s famous Kew Gardens, an entirely suitable occupation for a widowed lady in Queen Victoria s England Then a compelling invitation takes her to Ireland, to sketch a recently discovered treea golden sapling with unusual qualities and even mysterious origins Determined to leaAnne Sherwood has made her life into a safe, orderly garden She draws the plants of London s famous Kew Gardens, an entirely suitable occupation for a widowed lady in Queen Victoria s England Then a compelling invitation takes her to Ireland, to sketch a recently discovered treea golden sapling with unusual qualities and even mysterious origins Determined to learn , Anne finds herself confronting Michael McEvoy, an enigmatic figure who prefers the lonliness of the wild to society and its entrapments Michael s heart beats to the rhythm of the land The ebb and flow of the seasons and the cadence are his calendar and clock When the prim Englishwoman arrives, he is stunned to discover her conventional exterior hides a kindred spirit, one as sensitive as he to growing thingshis perfect mate But, as much as he longs to make her his, they must first expose the origin s of the sapling and the dangerous corruption of nature that it represents

    1 thought on “Forbidden Garden

    1. Widowed and robbed of scientific credit by her death husband, the heroine wants nothing more than to be recognized in the scientific community. In order to achieve this, she dulls her feminine appearance, wearing ugly dresses and denying herself womanly desires. But she keeps her secret love of flashy and sexy undergarments to herself. She's hired by a few scientist to document his expansive plant collection and helping her, is the mysterious and hansom hero. He's an adventurer, traveling all ov [...]

    2. I was given this book as a Birthday present from my two girls who bought it with their own moneywe are reading it for our book club and so far I find it quite pleasant to read. Just wish I had more time to read!

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