'Connie Monk is a wonderful storyteller....i enjoyed this book immensley' - READING PANEL Polly Seagrove lives the comfortable life of many young girls in Victorian England. Water's Edge, her father's gracious house on the Thames, is supported by the family boatbuilding business and graced by her beautiful, fragile mother. But Polly is restless: hemmed in by the restraints of her sex and class, her energy and intelligence seem doomed to be wasted. Yet when tragedy strikes, it is Polly to whom her family turns for strength and guidance. She blossoms into full life at last, but only when success and happiness are in her grasp does a shadow from her youthful past emerge to snatch it all away...
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Book Description Charnwood, 1998. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0708990479
Book Description Ulverscroft Large Print Books, 1998. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Lrg. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0708990479