They called her Auld Nally—the local moneylender in one of Glasgow's roughest areas, Inchcraig. But once she'd been Alice McInally, beautiful and beloved by her childhood sweetheart. She hadn't anticipated the outcry when they announced their betrothal—as he was Catholic and she was Protestant. Cast out by their well-to-do families, the couple's hope of a bright future founders in the realities of war-torn Glasgow, and Alice ends up struggling to make ends meet in the only way she can. Somehow she will win respectability for the children in her care—even if that means telling a lie with the best of intentions!
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Meg Henderson a journalist and the author of Finding Pegg, a memoir of her Glasgow childhood, and the novels Bloody Mary, Chasing Angels, and The Holy City.
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Book Description HarperCollins UK, 2007. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 000719661X
Book Description HarperCollins UK, 2007. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P11000719661X