BOOK THREE OF THE BARTLEMAS ANTHOLOGY SERIES
“You and I will be mounting our own secret search for the man we so wronged, and we will bring him back out of the desert, alive or dead!………………..”
Lizzie Bartlemas meets a young surveyor at the funeral procession for Burke and Wills in 1863, but as they prepare to marry she finds herself deserted at the altar and guilty of trying to kill the man she blames for her tragedy. When the surveyor disappears in the desert while trying to trace the steps of Burke and Wills, Lizzie blames both herself and the man she tried to kill for his unknown fate. Together, the unlikely pair set out to rescue a man who hates them both.