Jenny Graham leaves her home in Hull and applies for work as a kitchen maid at the home of the Ingram family. Here, she meets and falls in love with Christy, the only son of the family, whose parents have high hopes of him marrying well in order to save their own impoverished livelihood. Christy wants them to run away together and hatches a secret, dangerous plan which goes tragically wrong and leaves Jenny on a charge of murder.
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Valerie Wood is the author of "The Hungry Tide," winner of the Catherine Cookson Prize for Fiction, "Annie, Children of the Tide, The Romany Girl, Emily, Going Home, Rosa's Island, The Doorstep Girls, Far From Home, The Kitchen Maid, The Songbird," and "Nobody's Child."Review:
"'A good romance with plenty of twists and turns'" Bradford Telegraph & Argus
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