By Valerie Holmes
Copyright 2012 Valerie Holmes
Smashwords Edition, 2012
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Illustrated cover design by Jan Marshall
Dedicated to: Florrie and Terry
In 1809 Elizabeth Matthews shares many a childhood adventure with her soul-mate, Thomas Lamb, son of the estate’s handyman.
Elizabeth is entrusted with the safe keeping of a tin box by her Mama but instead, leaves the task to Thomas’s father Joseph. However, life in the windswept north-east coastal village of Alunby is left behind when she is promptly sent away to be schooled in the city of York.