Poor Anne Hathaway is still living with her callous stepmother, and her prospects for marriage and a home of her own are becoming grim. However, she can’t seem to get charismatic Will Shakespeare out of her mind--even though he is much too young for her. But then one day Will impulsively kisses his childhood friend Anne, changing the course of their lives forever.
""[Readers] will be quickly absorbed by Meyer's vividly imagined portrayal of a courageous, long-suffering wife.""--Booklist