Shareen is raised by a kindly French couple while her mother, a female adventuress, leads an exotic life-style. Her mother dies as World War I approaches and Shareen is sent to relatives in England to whom scandal is not unknown. The author also wrote "Margaret Normanby" and "Bright Young Things".
Used availability for Josephine Edgar's A Dark and Alien Rose
July 1991 : USA Hardback
April 1991 : UK Hardback