Please note: In order to keep Hive up to date and provide users with the best features, we are no longer able to fully support Internet Explorer. The site is still available to you, however some sections of the site may appear broken. We would encourage you to move to a more modern browser like Firefox, Edge or Chrome in order to experience the site fully.

Mersey Maids : A moving family saga of romance, poverty and hope, Paperback / softback Book

Mersey Maids : A moving family saga of romance, poverty and hope Paperback / softback

Paperback / softback


When widower Henry Knell loses his glove-making business to the Dransfields his life is well and truly ruined.

With his six young daughters, he moves into rented rooms in a Merseyside back street.

Meanwhile, Hattie and Maggie, the eldest girls, are trying to hold the family together.

Sophie Dransfield's husband, Daniel, takes pity on the poverty-stricken Knells and offers Maggie a job as a maid in the Dransfields' nursery.

Maggie's beautiful blonde hair soon catches the eye of Sophie's brother Tom, whose dashing brother, Luke, is equally enchanted by Hattie when she joins the household as a lady's maid.

But the fortunes of the two sisters do not run according to plan...


Other Formats



Free Home Delivery

on all orders

Pick up orders

from local bookshops

Also by Anne Baker   |  View all