Is there anything better than a forbidden-love story? Susanna Kearsley’s latest page-turner, set in colonial Long Island, about Lydia Wilde and French-Canadian lieutenant Jean-Philippe de Sabran, thwarted romance becomes the stuff of local legend—and a ghost story or two—over the decades. Some 250 years later, the local museum’s curator, Charley Van Hoek (who has her own tempestuous ties to the region), discovers that all is not what it seems with Lydia and Jean-Philippe’s story—or her own romantic life.