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The captivating fourth book in the beloved classic series from ‘one of the nation’s favourite saga author’ (Lancashire Post) in the grand tradition of Katie Flynn, Dilly Court and Josephine Cox.

Jennie’s heartwarming and heartrending sagas are richly praised!


‘Jennie Felton knows how to tell a cracking story and keep the reader gripped… if you enjoy reading books in the style of Catherine Cookson then this one is for you’ Books With Wine and Chocolate

‘Another superbly woven and character-rich story from a saga author who writes from the heart’ Peterborough Telegraph


‘Packed full of Jennie’s signature strong heroines, this book will keep you guessing’ MNR Journal

She’d do anything to keep her children safe…

Carina Talbot’s life is shattered when her beloved husband Robert is found dead in mysterious circumstances. Suddenly she must take on sole responsibility for their two young children and find a way to continue running the farm which was Robert’s pride and joy – not to mention prevent Sally, her beautiful and headstrong sister-in-law, from making choices that will affect them all.

Help comes in the form of two new men in her life: local landowner Lord Cal Melbrook, a scarred war hero whose surly temperament seemingly masks a generous heart, and a mysterious stranger who claims to have been friends with Robert and offers a much-needed hand on the farm. But can Carina truly trust the motives of either man? And, as a woman alone, can she keep her vow to protect her children from further tragedy?

‘With a strong heroine like Carina Talbot, you can’t go wrong with this absorbing novel... I’d never read any of Jennie Felton’s novels before but really liked the way she brings a sense of time and place and introduces us to totally believable characters GoodReads reviewer

Don’t miss Jennie’s the rest Families of Fairley Terrace series, which begins with Maggie’s story in All The Dark Secrets and continues with Lucy’s story in The Miner’s Daughter, Edie’s story in The Girl Below Stairs, Carina’s story in The Widow’s Promise and Laurel’s story in The Sister’s Secret.

Plus look out for Jennie’s page-turning standalones – The Stolen Child, A Mother’s Sacrifice and The Smuggler’s Girl – coming soon!

Reviews

Fans of Katie Flynn will love this
Peterborough Evening Telegraph
Enthralling . . . Jennie Felton . . . writes her stories straight from the heart . . . evokes time and place with compelling authenticity, and conjures up a feisty heroine and a cast of engaging characters
Lancashire Evening Post

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