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Friday, 28 June 2013
Take Hold of Tomorrow - now published by Robert Hale
Take Hold of Tomorrow (ISBN: 978-0-7198-0988-0 )
Rescued from an abusive step-father, Ellen Harris is
taken by her grandparents to a place of safety, namely the house of a
brick-manufacturer in the Lancashire town of Horwich, where she is to start
work as a kitchen maid. Determined to leave the past behind her, Ellen settles
into her new life, taking every opportunity to learn and better herself.
However, as the years pass by and she becomes promoted to the position of
lady’s maid, betrayal once more overshadows her life. Will she be able to overcome her circumstances and take hold of the future she longs for?