The Dairy Cottage by Topsy Baxter
Series: Cavendish Court, By the River, Book 1.
Approx. 61,130 words.
Published on September 20, 2013.
Elizabeth Madison is wrongfully convicted of theft in London and transported to the colony of New South Wales, Australia. As a convict she has not rights and becomes fearful for her safety from her master - a disreputable alcoholic with designs on making her a plaything.
Joseph Cavendish, the new young doctor helps bring dramatic changes to her life... from convict girl to mistress of a mansion.