Celie Marlow begins working in the Latimers' kitchen when she is only ten, learning her art from Mrs Harper.
By the age of 18 she has become a talented cook. But when she falls in love with a Latimer, all their lives change with frightening swiftness. Driven from her home, Celie finds unexpected success in a new venture with her old boss - then loses everything once more. Thrown on to the streets of Liverpool, penniless and desperate, she will have to find her own way. 'Her thousands of fans recognise the artistry of a true storyteller' Lancashire Life
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 608 pages
- Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton General Division
- Publication Date: 06/04/1995
- Category: Historical romance
- ISBN: 9780340628751