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Accused of killing her brother, Rachel Cade is sent to the workhouse to await trial. There, handsome landowner Jared Lytton comes to her rescue. Despite being vindicated, Rachel is forced to leave the village. She meets the widow Beulah Thomas and her son, William. Working on their farm, she is treated with kindness, and when William asks for her hand in marriage, she agrees. But Rachel cannot forget Jared Lytton, whose path seems destined to cross hers.

©1998 Meg Hutchinson (P)2021 Story Sound

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I wouldn’t recommend this book

This book started off promising, but the main character was so irritating always making stupid discussion so self righteous it became boring .