Lancashire lass


Seventeen-year-old Liza is happy working as a lady's maid - until her employers decide to emigrate and her father makes up his mind that she is to wed an older widower whom she detests. Determined to avoid a loveless marriage, Liza plans to run away, and when the widower rapes her in order to force her to marry him, she flees back to the family for whom she worked, and they all set out on the long voyage to Australia. On board ship Liza realises she has fallen pregnant, and that even if she can survive the journey, the ...

Lancashire Lass 2001, Hodder Paperback, London

ISBN-13: 9780340748275

Mass-market paperback

Lancashire Lass 2000, Hodder & Stoughton Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780340748268