Her father is a hero. Her mother is despised. Can she love them both without her family being destroyed?
Horatia Nelson Ward has a terrible secret. She is the illegitimate daughter of British hero Admiral Lord Nelson, while her mother is the despised Lady Hamilton. And if she claims her heritage to redeem herself, she'll ruin her children.
Her silence is tearing her apart. Concerned loved ones coax her to disclose. But a sixty-year-old promise of silence seems impossible to break.
Horatia's Secret is a compelling historical fiction novel. If you like rich period detail, tenacious heroines, and evocative dialogue, then you'll love Lily Style's epic journey into an overlooked past.
Read Horatia's Secret for an unprecedented glimpse into the lives of Nelson's family!