Synopses & Reviews
Seventeen-year-old Cassandra lives in not-so-genteel poverty in a crumbling ruin of an old English castle. She lives there with her writer father, her beautiful free-spirited mother, an older sister, a younger brother, and young Stephen, the orphaned son of a former maid. Life gets complicated with the arrival of the estate's young, handsome American landlords, who take a romantic interest in Cassandra and her sister. Abridged.