Elspeth's mother died when she was a baby and she never knew her father.
Raised by her mother's cousin Flora, Elspeth is resented by her foster mother, but loved by her foster brother.
She falls in love, but is rejected and then her father appears, forcing her to decide on her life's path.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 384 pages
- Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group
- Publication Date: 06/01/2011
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9780751545210