"A twisted fairy tale, a passionate romance, and a forceful argument for the dignity of hope and happy endings."—Cecilia Grant
"This is just a fantastic book. I loved every second of it. I honestly did not want to put my kindle down once."—Mandi at SmexyBooks
"Ever since her debut book, Erin Satie has been known for her imaginative writing and precision in her details, and this start of the Victorian Sweetness & Light series is a great addition to her work."—Keira Soleore, USAToday's Happily Ever After Blog
"In some ways, Bed of Flowers is a pretty simple story, but there’s nonetheless a lot going on underneath the surface... The writing in Bed of Flowers is lovely and the characterizations had real depth."—Jennie at Dear Author
"I am abashed it has taken me this long to read something by Erin Satie — but lord was it worth the wait."—Olivia Waite at the Seattle Review of Books.
The first book in a new series of historical romances, Sweetness and Light.
Bonny Reed is beautiful, inside and out.
A loyal friend and loving daughter, she’s newly engaged to her small town’s most eligible bachelor. She’s happy for herself—but mostly for her family, who need the security her marriage will bring.
An old enemy shatters her illusions.
First Baron Loel cost Bonny’s family her fortune. Now he’s insisting that her fiancé has hidden flaws, secrets so dark that—if she believed him—she’d have to call off the wedding.
How will she choose?
When the truth comes out, Bonny will have to choose between doing what’s right and what’s easy. Between her family and her best friend. And hardest of all—between her honor and the love of a man who everyone wants her to hate.