Tame The Restless HeartLarge Print - 1973
Laura Purcell is a 25-year-old innocent who lives with her tyrannical father and submissive mother in a California religious community. When a traveling actor, Nickolas Orlando, befriends Laura, she throws caution to the winds and marries him. Nickolas is handsome, charming, and well-intentioned - but a rake. The couple seem to be doing well, but when one of Nicholas's affairs results in pregnancy, he flees leaving Laura destitute. Fortunately, Laura has learned a few things while helping the theater troupe, and eventually becomes a top executive with the venerable Barnum & London Circus. That's when Nickolas reappears and threatens Laura with a secret that could destroy all she holds dear ...
Publisher: Thorndike, Maine : Center Point, c1973.
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