Beautiful Emily King is expected to make a good marriage by her grasping family, but when she goes to Compton Abbey to attract wealthy James Copeland, her own feelings conflict with her mercenary goal. Miles Houghton has loved Emily for years and expects her to marry him. Mr Crawley is another suitor who has her father's blessing. As Emily is swept up into a tangle of elopements and scandal, her path becomes harder and fraught with danger. EMILY KING is a charming Regency Romance. Vivid descriptions of clothes and historical details make B A Smith's novel a delightful addition to the library of any romantic novel enthusiast.